sedge family

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n sedge family bulrush; chufa; cotton grass; papyrus; umbrella plant
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Usage

In literature:

The Caddis or Sedge flies, as I have pointed out, are a very numerous family, and most of them are taken very readily by the trout.
"Old Flies in New Dresses" by Charles Edward Walker
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