tuft

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feathers or tuft of plumes aigrette
tuft of small stiff feathers on the first digit of a bird's wing alula , bastard wing , spurious wing
tropical American plant bearing a large fleshy edible fruit with a terminal tuft of stiff leaves; widely cultivated in the tropics Ananas comosus , pineapple , pineapple plant
large sweet fleshy tropical fruit with a terminal tuft of stiff leaves; widely cultivated ananas , pineapple
European herb with aromatic roots and leaves in a basal tuft and showy compound umbels of white to rosy flowers Astrantia major , greater masterwort
any of several Australian evergreen perennials having short thick woody stems crowned by a tuft of grasslike foliage and yielding acaroid resins Australian grass tree , grass tree
tuft or growth of hairs or bristles on certain plants such as iris or grasses beard
tuft of strong filaments by which e.g. a mussel makes itself fast to a fixed surface beard , byssus
Indian macaque with a bonnet-like tuft of hair bonnet macaque , bonnet monkey , capped macaque , crown monkey , Macaca radiata
porcupine with a tuft of large beaded bristles on the tail brush-tailed porcupine , brush-tail porcupine
usually terminal tuft of hairs especially on a seed coma
any of several North American trees of the genus Populus having a tuft of cottony hairs on the seed cottonwood
tuft of hair that grows in a different direction from the rest of the hair and usually will not lie flat cowlick
tuft of hair cowlick
white furry-bodied European moth with a yellow tail tuft Euproctis chrysorrhoea , gold-tail moth
fluffy mass or tuft flocculus
tuft- or mat-forming dwarf perennial of arctic regions of western and central Europe and North America moss campion , Silene acaulis
large beautiful Mediterranean species having sterile bluish-violet flowers with fringed corollas forming a tuft above the fertile flowers Muscari comosum , tassel hyacinth
dandelion tuft of fluff pappus
tuft of ribbon, yarn, feathers pompom , pompon
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