Definition of Slender rush

1. Noun. Tufted wiry rush of wide distribution.

Exact synonyms: Juncus Tenuis
Generic synonyms: Rush



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Slender Rush

sleighty
sleiveen
sleiveens
slender
slender-horned gazelle
slender-horned gazelles
slender-tailed meerkat
slender-waisted
slender centaury
slender fasciculus
slender knapweed
slender lady palm
slender lobule
slender loris
slender process of malleus
slender rush (current term)
slender salamander
slender sedge
slender sedges
slender spike rush
slender wild oat
slenderer
slenderest
slenderise
slenderize
slenderized
slenderizes
slenderizing
slenderly

Literary usage of Slender rush

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1. A Manual of Weeds: With Descriptions of All the Most Pernicious and by Ada Eljiva Georgia (1914)
"One usually thinks of marshy, or at least damp, ground in connection with rushes, but the slender rush is common everywhere and seems equally content ..."

2. The Forage and Fiber Crops in America by Thomas Forsyth Hunt (1907)
"Seeds of slender rush (Juncus tennis Willd.) and sorrel (Rumex acetosella L.) occasionally occur. ... Rhode Island bent M. canina); 3. slender rush ..."

3. The Forage and Fiber Crops in America by Thomas Forsyth Hunt (1907)
"... per Seeds of Agrostis and Alopecurus wi".i Impurities. 1. Redtop (Agrostis alba) ; 2. Rhode Island bent (A. canina); 3. slender rush 'Juncus tenuis); 4. ..."

4. The New American Cyclopaedia: A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge by George Ripley, Charles Anderson Dana (1862)
"The slender rush is a small hardy species, common on hard trodden footpaths and by shady roadsides; its stem is roundish, leafy at base, leaves slender, ..."

5. The New American Cyclopaedia: A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge by George Ripley (1862)
"The slender rush is a small hardy species, common on hard trodden footpaths and by shady roadsides ; its stem is roundish, leafy at base, leaves slender, ..."

6. A Systematic Arrangement of British Plants by William Withering, William Macgillivray (1837)
"slender rush. Straw naked, slender, drooping; panicle straws very slender, pliant, pale green, about a foot high : flowers from five to eight. ..."

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