Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Furnished with an awn, or long bristle-shaped tip; bearded.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Furnished with an awn, or long bristle-shaped tip; bearded.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having awns: applied to leaves, leaf-stalks, etc., bearing a long rigid spine, as in barley, etc.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. having awns i.e. bristlelike or hairlike appendages on the flowering parts of some cereals and grasses

Etymologies

awn +‎ -ed (Wiktionary)

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