how to pronounce foxtail

/ˈfɑːkˌstɛɪl/

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foxtail is pronounced in two syllables

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fɑːkstɛɪl

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meanings of foxtail

noun:

  1. Wodyetia bifurcata, foxtail palm.
  2. The tail of a fox.
  3. A dry spikelet or spikelet seed and flower cluster of some grasses.
  4. Lycopodiella alopecuroides, foxtail clubmoss.
  5. A plant having a part resembling the tail of a fox or such spikelet.
  6. The last cinders obtained in the fining process.
  7. Acalypha hispida, chenille plant.
  8. Any of various grasses having bushy seed spikelets that resemble the tail of a fox.

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