mare's-tail

[mairz-teyl] /ˈmɛərzˌteɪl/
noun
1.
a long narrow cirrus cloud whose flowing appearance somewhat resembles a horse's tail.
2.
an erect, aquatic, Old World plant, Hippuris vulgaris, having crowded whorls of narrow, hairlike leaves.
Origin
1755–65
British Dictionary definitions for mares-tail
mare's-tail
 
n
1.  a wisp of trailing cirrus cloud, often indicating high winds in the upper troposphere
2.  an erect cosmopolitan pond plant, Hippuris vulgaris, with minute flowers and crowded whorls of narrow leaves: family Hippuridaceae

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