tall fescue
noun Date: circa 1762 a European fescue (Festuca elatior syn. F. arundinacea) with erect smooth stems three to four feet (about one meter) high that has been introduced into North America — called also tall fescue grass — compare fescue foot

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  • tall fescue — tȯl n a European fescue (Festuca elatior syn. F. arundinacea) with erect smooth stems 3 to 4 feet (about 1 meter) high that has been introduced into No. America called also tall fescue grass see FESCUE FOOT …   Medical dictionary

  • tall fescue — noun or tall fescue grass : meadow fescue * * * tall fescue, a variety of meadow fescue …   Useful english dictionary

  • tall fescue — nendrinis eraičinas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Miglinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, pašarinis augalas (Festuca arundinacea), paplitęs Europoje, Azijoje ir šiaurės Afrikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Festuca arundinacea angl. reed fescue; tall fescue …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • tall fescue — nendrinis eraičinas statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Daugiametė, aukštaūgė, retakerė žolė. Vienoje vietoje gali augti 10–12 metų ir ilgiau. Nupjauta ar nuganyta gerai atželia, pakenčia užliejimą, sausras. Pašarinė vertė yra prastesnė… …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • tall fescue grass — noun see tall fescue …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • tall fescue grass — noun see tall fescue …   Useful english dictionary

  • fescue lameness — tall fescue lameness fescue foot …   Medical dictionary

  • Fescue — Taxobox name = Fescue image width = 240px image caption = Meadow Fescue ( Festuca pratensis ) regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Liliopsida ordo = Poales familia = Poaceae genus = Festuca genus authority = L. subdivision ranks =… …   Wikipedia

  • fescue foot — fes·cue foot fes (.)kyü n a disease of the feet of cattle resembling ergotism that is associated with feeding on fescue grass (genus Festuca) and esp. tall fescue * * * a condition seen in cattle and sheep in Australia, New Zealand, and North… …   Medical dictionary

  • fescue foot — noun Date: 1949 a disease of the feet of cattle resembling ergotism that is associated with feeding on fescue grass and especially tall fescue …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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