from The Century Dictionary.
- noun Same as
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I took my turn with the breakers this morning and walked to Wangeroog, whose village I found half lost in sand drifts, which are planted with tufts of marram-grass in mathematical rows, to give stability and prevent a catastrophe like that at Pompeii.
A boat-house, she said, had been completely buried; and pointed out of the window to the rafters of it, half hidden by marram-grass.