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(metallurgy) The last cinders obtained in the fining process.
fox + tail
Phleum has a cylindrical spike-like inflorescence; P. pratense (timothy) is a valuable fodder grass, as also is Alopecurus pratensis (foxtail).
Other frequent species include meadow brome, meadow foxtail grass pepper saxifrage and meadow sweet.
Predation losses were determined by lightly gluing giant foxtail and velvetleaf weed seeds onto squares of sandpaper.
Among the attractive grasses, such as quaking-grass and meadow foxtail, you will find yellow rattle, an indicator species of old grassland.
It also exists in related plants including tropical cereal-based crops such as foxtail millet and sorghum.
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