mare's tail

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Noun1.mare's tail - a long narrow flowing cirrus cloudmare's tail - a long narrow flowing cirrus cloud  
cirrus cloud, cirrus - a wispy white cloud (usually of fine ice crystals) at a high altitude (4 to 8 miles)
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The Carrifran valley near Grey Mare's Tail, Moffat, was bought by public subscription on Millennium Day and since then supporters of the project have been working to restore the natural valley habitats that have been lost over many hundreds of years.
7 Chase waterfalls Summer is a good time to admire waterfalls such as the Falls of Glomach in Ross-shire, the Falls of Corra Linn near the River Clyde, the Falls of Bruar in Perthshire, Rogie Falls in Sutherland and the Grey Mare's Tail in Dumfriesshire.
A similar response has been found in crop scenarios such as burn down or when dealing with resistant weeds, such as Mare's Tail, Kochia and Waterhemp, McGlothlin said.
DAVID MORHICKMAN AIT is mare's tail, Equisetum arvense, probably the hardest weed to eradicate.
David Morhickman, by email CAROL: It is mare's tail, Equisetum arvense, probably the hardest weed to eradicate.
Q We have a weed that is apparently called Mare's Tail in our garden.
Grey Mare's Tail Nature Reserve, Moffat Valley DG10 9DP.
A pool of black water with mare's tail suggests the Welsh lakes and bogs and white gravel the coastal beaches.
The mare's tail head, croup, and perineal area (between rectum and genitals) become relaxed several days prior to parturition.
Our second day away saw us heading for the Gray Mare's Tail waterfall, 10 miles from Moffat.