foggage

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noun fog·gage \ˈfȯ-gij, ˈfä-\

Definition of foggage

Scottish

  1. :  a second growth of grass

Origin and Etymology 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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