Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The popular name of several grasses with a soft, wavy panicle, of the genera Agrostis and Arundo.

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  • n. a variety of reed grass
  • n. northeastern tropical African plant having feathery panicles

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Examples

  • Brimming over with amenities like feathertop beds, a spa, spacious suites with kitchenettes, a large pool, and much more, this resort is sure to fulfill your highest expectations.

    Peter Greenberg

  • "You look as if you'd been caught out in a meteor shower, feathertop!

    The Colors of Space

  • Raynor Three said in good Lhari, "I don't, feathertop.

    The Colors of Space

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