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cocks·foot

 (kŏks′fo͝ot′)
n. Chiefly British
Orchard grass.
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cocksfoot

(ˈkɒksˌfʊt)
n, pl -foots
(Plants) a perennial Eurasian grass, Dactylis glomerata, cultivated as a pasture grass in North America and South Africa
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Noun1.cocksfoot - widely grown stout Old World hay and pasture grasscocksfoot - widely grown stout Old World hay and pasture grass
grass - narrow-leaved green herbage: grown as lawns; used as pasture for grazing animals; cut and dried as hay
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