Glebous
Glebous Gleb"ous, Gleby Gleb"y, a. [Cf. L. glaebosus cloddy.] Pertaining to the glebe; turfy; cloddy; fertile; fruitful. ``Gleby land.'' --Prior. [1913 Webster]

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  • glebous — glēˈbous (rare) or glēˈby adjective (archaic) Cloddy, turfy • • • Main Entry: ↑glebe …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gleby — Glebous Gleb ous, Gleby Gleb y, a. [Cf. L. glaebosus cloddy.] Pertaining to the glebe; turfy; cloddy; fertile; fruitful. Gleby land. Prior. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Glebosity — Gle*bos i*ty, n. The quality of being glebous. [R.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • glebose — † glebose, a. Obs. 0 [ad. L. glēbōs us.] = glebous. (Bailey vol. II. 1727.) …   Useful english dictionary

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