moss-grown

adjective
\ ˈmȯs-ˌgrōn How to pronounce moss-grown (audio) \

Definition of moss-grown

1 : overgrown with moss

First Known Use of moss-grown

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of moss-grown was in the 14th century

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“Moss-grown.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/moss-grown. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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