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(Plants) a temperate perennial tufted grass, Festuca ovina, with narrow inwardly rolled leaves
[C18: so called because it is often used for sheep pastures]
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|Noun||1.||sheep's fescue - cultivated for sheep pasturage in upland regions or used as a lawn grass|
grass - narrow-leaved green herbage: grown as lawns; used as pasture for grazing animals; cut and dried as hay
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