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Definition: Meadow sage
Of or pertaining to a meadow; of the nature of a meadow;
produced, growing, or living in, a meadow. “Fat meadow
Note: For many names of plants compounded with meadow, see
the particular word in the Vocabulary.
. (Bot.) Same as Deergrass
(Bot.), a valuable pasture grass
) resembling timothy, but with
, a coarse grass, or true sedge, growing in
uncultivated swamp or river meadow; -- used as fodder or
bedding for cattle, packing for ice, etc. [Local, U. S.]
(a) The American bittern. See Stake-driver
(b) The American coot (Fulica
(c) The clapper rail.
(Zo["o]l.), any mouse of the genus Arvicola
as the common American species Arvicola riparia
called also field mouse
, and field vole
(Zo["o]l.), an American ribbed mussel
), very abundant in salt marshes.
(Min.), bog-iron ore, a kind of limonite.
. (Bot.) See under Parsnip
. (Bot.) See under Pink
(Zo["o]l.), a small singing bird of the genus
, as Anthus pratensis
, of Europe.
(Bot.), a delicate early plant, of the genus
, having compound leaves and numerous white
flowers. There are many species.
. (Bot.) See under Saffron
. (Bot.) See under Sage
(Bot.), an umbelliferous plant of Europe
), somewhat resembling fennel.
(Zo["o]l.), the common or jack snipe.
, n. [OE. sauge, F. sauge, L. salvia, from salvus
saved, in allusion to its reputed healing virtues. See
(a) A suffruticose labiate plant (Salvia officinalis
grayish green foliage, much used in flavoring meats, etc.
The name is often extended to the whole genus, of which
many species are cultivated for ornament, as the scarlet
sage, and Mexican red and blue sage.
(b) The sagebrush.
(Bot.), a blue-flowered species of Salvia (S. pratensis
) growing in meadows in Europe.
, cheese flavored with sage, and colored green
by the juice of leaves of spinach and other plants which
are added to the milk.
(Zo["o]l.), the male of the sage grouse; in a
more general sense, the specific name of the sage grouse.
, of a dull grayish green color, like the leaves
of garden sage.
(Zo["o]l.), a very large American grouse
), native of the dry sagebrush
plains of Western North America. Called also cock of the plains
. The male is called sage cock
, and the female
, or Sage rabbit
(Zo["o]l.), a species of hare
syn. Lepus artemisia
) which inhabits
the arid regions of Western North America and lives among
sagebrush. By recent writers it is considered to be merely
a variety of the common cottontail, or wood rabbit.
(Zo["o]l.), the female of the sage grouse.
(Zo["o]l.), a small sparrow (Amphispiza Belli
, var. Nevadensis) which inhabits the dry plains of
the Rocky Mountain region, living among sagebrush.
(Zo["o]l.), a singing bird (Oroscoptes montanus
) which inhabits the sagebrush plains of Western
(Bot.), a species of willow (Salix tristis
forming a low bush with nearly sessile grayish green