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cock's-foot

or cocksfoot

[koks-foo t] /ˈkɒksˌfʊt/
noun
Origin of cock's-foot
1690-1700
1690-1700; so called from the appearance of the panicles
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cocksfoot

/ˈkɒksˌfʊt/
noun (pl) -foots
1.
a perennial Eurasian grass, Dactylis glomerata, cultivated as a pasture grass in North America and South Africa
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