noun fog·gage \ˈf-gij, ˈfä-\

Definition of FOGGAGE

:  a second growth of grass

Origin of FOGGAGE

Scots, from Middle English (Scots) fogage, from Medieval Latin fogagium, from Middle English fogge second growth of grass (probably of Scandinavian origin; akin to Norwegian fogg long grass on damp ground) + Medieval Latin -agium -age
First Known Use: 1775


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