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tufted


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Tuft  \Tuft\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Tufted};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Tufting}.] 
  1.  To  separate  into  tufts. 
 
  2.  To  adorn  with  tufts  or  with  a  tuft.  --Thomson. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Tufted  \Tuft"ed\,  a. 
  1.  Adorned  with  a  tuft;  as  the  tufted  duck. 
 
  2.  Growing  in  tufts  or  clusters;  tufty. 
 
  The  tufted  crowtoe,  and  pale  jessamine.  --Milton. 
 
  Tufted  trees  and  springing  corn.  --Pope. 
 
  {Tufted  duck}  (Zo["o]l.),  the  ring-necked  duck.  [Local,  U. 
  S.] 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  tufted 
  adj  1:  (of  plants)  growing  in  dense  clumps  or  tufts  [syn:  {caespitose}, 
  {cespitose}] 
  2:  having  or  adorned  with  tufts;  "a  tufted  bedspread" 
  3:  (of  a  bird  or  animal)  having  a  usually  ornamental  tuft  or 
  process  on  the  head;  often  used  in  combination;  "golden 
  crested";  "crested  iris";  "crested  oriole";  "tufted  duck"; 
  "tufted  loosestrife"  [syn:  {crested},  {topknotted}] 




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