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Definition 1: grasses of the genera Alopecurus and Setaria having dense silky or bristly brushlike flowering spikes - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for foxtail in the sense of this definition

(foxtail is a kind of ...) any of various grasses that thrive in the presence of abundant moisture

(... is a kind of foxtail ) stout erect perennial grass of northern parts of Old World having silky flowering spikes; widely cultivated for pasture and hay; naturalized in North America

(... is a kind of foxtail ) grasses of grasslands and woodlands having large gracefully arching spikes with long bristles beneath each spikelet

(... is a kind of foxtail ) two species of coarse annual foxtails that are naturalized weeds in United States

(... is a kind of foxtail ) common weedy and bristly grass found in nearly all temperate areas

(... is a kind of foxtail ) European foxtail naturalized in North America; often a troublesome weed

(... is a kind of foxtail ) coarse drought-resistant annual grass grown for grain, hay, and forage in Europe and Asia and chiefly for forage and hay in United States

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