Tussocky Tus"sock*y, a. Having the form of tussocks; full of, or covered with, tussocks, or tufts. [1913 Webster]

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  • tussocky — tussock ► NOUN ▪ a dense clump or tuft of grass. DERIVATIVES tussocky adjective. ORIGIN perhaps from dialect tusk «tuft», of unknown origin …   English terms dictionary

  • tussocky — kē adjective : having the form of tussocks : full of or covered with tussocks or tufts a cliff covered with tussocky bents H.S.Tegner …   Useful english dictionary

  • tussocky — adjective see tussock …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • tussocky — /tus euh kee/, adj. 1. abounding in tussocks. 2. forming tussocks. [1655 65; TUSSOCK + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • tussocky — adjective Covered with tussocks …   Wiktionary

  • tussocky — adj. covered with tussocks, covered with tufts of grass; forming tufts …   English contemporary dictionary

  • tussocky — tus·socky …   English syllables

  • tussocky — /ˈtʌsəki/ (say tusuhkee) adjective 1. characterised by many tussocks. 2. forming tussocks. {tussock + y1} …   Australian English dictionary

  • tussocky poa — /tʌsəki ˈpoʊə / (say tusuhkee pohuh) noun a tussocky grass, Poa caespitosa, native to Australia, and useful in checking erosion …   Australian English dictionary

  • List of rivers of Delaware — List of rivers in Delaware (U.S. state), grouped by type and sorted by name. Contents 1 Major rivers and creeks (27) 2 All named streams (435) 3 Rivers and streams by watershed …   Wikipedia

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