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Old English secg, from Germanic. Cognate with dialectal German Saher ‘reeds’.

Noun

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sedge

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  1. Any plant of the genus Carex, perennial, endogenous herbs, often growing in dense tufts in marshy places. They have triangular jointless stems, a spiked inflorescence, and long grasslike leaves which are usually rough on the margins and midrib. There are several hundred species.
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Etymology 2

Variant spellings.

Noun

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sedge

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sedge ({{{1}}})
  1. Obsolete spelling of siege.
  2. Alternative spelling of segge.

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