foggage

noun
fog·​gage | \ ˈfȯ-gij How to pronounce foggage (audio) , ˈfä- \

Definition of foggage

Scotland
: a second growth of grass

First Known Use of foggage

1775, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for 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

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“Foggage.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/foggage. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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