Origin: AS. Turf; akin to D. Turf peat, G. Torf, OHG. Zurba turf, Sw. & Icel. Torf turf, peat, Dan. Torv, Skr. Darbha a kind of grass, a tuft of grass. ... 1. That upper stratum of earth and vegetable mold which is filled with the roots of grass and other small plants, so as to adhere and form a...
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sod noun surface layer of ground containing a mat of grass and grass roots
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• (n.) Peat, especially when prepared for fuel. See Peat. • (n.) Race course; horse racing; -- preceded by the. • (v. t.) To cover with turf or sod; as, to turf a bank, of the border of a terrace. • (n.) That upper stratum of earth and vegetable mold which is filled with the root...
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in horticulture, the surface layer of soil with its matted, dense vegetation, usually grasses grown for ornamental or recreational use. Such turf ... [2 related articles]
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turf: see lawn.
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[Image Comics] ==Publication history== The story was originally published by Image Comics and then serialised in CLiNT, before being collected. ==Plot summary== The narrative is set in 1920s Prohibition-era New York and features period typical gangsters alongside vampires and aliens. Ross hi...
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1) 'home' area 2) Area of expertise
Found op sl. 3) Athlete's surface, perhaps 4) Bailiwick 5) Dom
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