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Phosphoryl "Phos"phor*yl", n. [Phosphorus + -yl.] (Chem.) The radical , regarded as the typical nucleus of certain compounds.
Poa
Poa "Po"a", n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? grass.] (Bot.) A genus of grasses, including a great number of species, as the kinds called , , {June More…
Poa annua
. (Bot.) (a) A plant of the genus ({G. Aparine}), a favorite food of geese; - called also and . (b) A species of knotgrass ({Polygonum More…
Poa compressa
Wire "Wire", n. [OE. wir, AS. wir; akin to Icel. v[=i]rr, Dan. vire, LG. wir, wire; cf. OHG. wiara fine gold; perhaps akin to E. withy. ????.] 1. A thread or slender rod of metal; More…
Poa compressa
Blue grass "Blue" grass`" (Bot.) A species of grass () with bluish green stems, valuable in thin gravelly soils; wire grass. , a species of More…
Poa compressa
Barnyard grass, for hay. South. . Bent, pasture and hay. , several species. Bermuda grass, pasture. South. . Black bent. Same as More…
Poa compressa
Nimble Will, a kind of drop seed. . Orchard grass, pasture and hay. . Porcupine grass, troublesome to sheep. Northwest. . Quaking More…
Poa pratensis
Kentucky "Ken*tuck"y", n. One of the United States. (Bot.), a valuable pasture and meadow grass (), found in both Europe and America. More…
Poa pratensis
Blue grass "Blue" grass`" (Bot.) A species of grass () with bluish green stems, valuable in thin gravelly soils; wire grass. , a species of More…
Poa pratensis
Grama grass, grazing. West and Pacific slope. , etc. Great bunch grass, pasture and hay. Far West. . Guinea grass, hay. South. {Panicum More…
Poa serotina
Bunch grass, grazing. Far West. , , , etc. Chess, or Cheat, a weed. , etc. Couch grass. Same as (below). Crab grass, (a) Hay, in South. A weed, in More…
Poa tenuifolia
Nimble Will, a kind of drop seed. . Orchard grass, pasture and hay. . Porcupine grass, troublesome to sheep. Northwest. . Quaking More…
Poach
Poach "Poach", v. t. [imp. & p. p. ; p. pr. & vb. n. .] [F. pocher to place in a pocket, to poach eggs (the yolk of the egg being as it were pouched in the white), from More…
Poach
Poach "Poach", v. i. To steal or pocket game, or to carry it away privately, as in a bag; to kill or destroy game contrary to law, especially by night; to hunt or fish unlawfully; More…
Poach
Poach "Poach", v. t. [Cf. OF. pocher to thrust or dig out with the fingers, to bruise (the eyes), F. pouce thumb, L. pollex, and also E. poach to cook eggs, to plunder, and poke to More…
Poach
Poach "Poach", v. i. To become soft or muddy. Chalky and clay lands . . . chap in summer, and poach in winter. -Mortimer.
Poachard
Poachard "Poach"ard", n. [From to stab.] [Written also , .] (Zo["o]l.) (a) A common European duck (); - called also , , and {fresh-water, or More…
Poached
Poach "Poach", v. t. [imp. & p. p. ; p. pr. & vb. n. .] [F. pocher to place in a pocket, to poach eggs (the yolk of the egg being as it were pouched in the white), from More…
Poacher
Poacher "Poach"er", n. 1. One who poaches; one who kills or catches game or fish contrary to law. 2. (Zo["o]l.) The American widgeon. [Local, U.S.] More…
Poachiness
Poachiness "Poach"i*ness", n. The state of being poachy; marshiness.
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