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Meaning of "haircap" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF HAIRCAP

haircap  [ˈhɛəˌkæp] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HAIRCAP

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Haircap is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES HAIRCAP MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of haircap in the English dictionary

The definition of haircap in the dictionary is a type of moss that is synonymous with the genus Polytrichum.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH HAIRCAP


blackcap
ˈblækˌkæp
cloth-cap
ˈklɒθˌkæp
ethercap
ˈɛðəˌkæp
ettercap
ˈɛtəˌkæp
foolscap
ˈfuːlzˌkæp
gelcap
ˈdʒɛlˌkæp
handicap
ˈhændɪˌkæp
hubcap
ˈhʌbˌkæp
icecap
ˈaɪsˌkæp
kneecap
ˈniːˌkæp
madcap
ˈmædˌkæp
microcap
ˈmaɪkrəʊˌkæp
nightcap
ˈnaɪtˌkæp
rate-cap
ˈreɪtˌkæp
recap
ˈriːˌkæp
redcap
ˈrɛdˌkæp
skullcap
ˈskʌlˌkæp
snowcap
ˈsnəʊˌkæp
toecap
ˈtəʊˌkæp
whitecap
ˈwaɪtˌkæp

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HAIRCAP

hair-lock
hair-raiser
hair-raising
hair-trigger
hair´s breadth
hair´s-breadth
hairball
hairband
hairbrained
hairbrush
haircloth
haircut
haircutter
hairdo
hairdresser
hairdresser´s
hairdresser´s salon
hairdresser´s shop
hairdressing
hairdressing appointment

WORDS THAT END LIKE HAIRCAP

baseball cap
black cap
cap
cradle cap
crown cap
distributor cap
fcap
filler cap
Juliet cap
lens cap
Mencap
midcap
physical handicap
put on one´s thinking cap
radiator cap
screw cap
stocking cap
swimming cap
thinking cap
watch cap

Synonyms and antonyms of haircap in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «haircap» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HAIRCAP

Find out the translation of haircap to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of haircap from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «haircap» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

haircap
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Haircap
570 millions of speakers

English

haircap
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

haircap
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

العرعر الأشعر
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

кукушкин
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

haircap
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

haircap
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

charlotte
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Cap rambut
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

haircap
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

haircap
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

헤어 캡
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Haircap
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

haircap
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

haircap
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

केस कापण्याची कृती
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

haircap
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

haircap
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Haircap
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

кукушкин
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

haircap
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

haircap
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

haircap
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

haircap
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

haircap
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of haircap

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HAIRCAP»

The term «haircap» is used very little and occupies the 172.465 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HAIRCAP» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «haircap» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «haircap» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about haircap

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HAIRCAP»

Discover the use of haircap in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to haircap and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Plants of British Columbia: Scientific and Common Names of ...
... witch's hair haircap, awned — » awned haircap haircap, bog — » bog haircap haircap, common — » common haircap haircap, juniper —»juniper haircap haircap, slender — » slender haircap hairgrass dropseed = Sporobolus airoides ( V:M) ...
Hong Qian, K. Klinka, 1998
2
Native Ferns, Moss & Grasses
(riGht) Juniper haircap moss frequently grows with lichens on the thin soil o f rock outcrops. / have tentatively identified this stunning crimson moss as the. »▻ ***•* At- V acts as a moisture reservoir for the clump in periods of drought. As such, it ...
William Cullina, 2008
3
Plant Communities of New Jersey: A Study in Landscape Diversity
... Rock moss Dimelaena Blistered rock tripe White moss Haircap moss Juniper haircap moss Ohio haircap moss Awned haircap moss Peat moss Smooth rock tripe Rock lichen Index Abraham Hewitt State Forest, 252 acid deposition, 48, 49,  ...
Beryl Robichaud, Karl Anderson, 1994
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Biology
The haircap moss is a popular ground cover in rock gardens, particularly in Japan. Figure 27-6 Bryophytes: mosses onto the top of a nearby female plant. Alternatively, arthropods such as insects and mites may touch the sperm-laden fluid and ...
Eldra Solomon, Charles Martin, Diana Martin, 2014
5
Land Above the Trees: A Guide to American Alpine Tundra
Haircap moss is anchored by several strands of rhizoids closely twisted together. Although not as efficient as true roots, the cable is still more effective than the primitive moss rhizoid alone. The leaves are also much more sophisticated.
Beatrice E. Willard, 1996
6
Common Mosses of the Northeast and Appalachians
regular type. Abietinella abietina 269 Aladdin's Lamp Moss 317 Algal Haircap Moss 319 Algal Rock Moss 229 Algal Thread Moss 229 Alligator Moss 267 Alpine Haircap Moss 55 Anacamptodon splachnoides 263 Andreaea rothii 121 rupestris ...
Karl B McKnight, Joseph R. Rohrer, Kirsten McKnight Ward, 2013
7
Indian Herbalogy of North America
HAIRCAP MOSS Polytrichum juniperium, Wild. (N.O.: Polytrichaceae) Common Names: RoBIN's RYE, GROUND MOSS, BEAR'S MOSS. Features: Indigenous, perennial plant found in high, dry places along the margins of dry woods, mostly  ...
Alma R. Hutchens, 1974
8
The increase of productivity of swamped forests:
The success of the seedlings in surviving the winter was greatly influenced by the kind of haircap development. The greatest survival rate of the seedlings was observed in the haircap, which was of a height of 2-3 cm in the year sown and a ...
Institut lesa (Akademii͡a nauk SSSR), 1963
9
The Green Embrace
A Vireo sings from a Maple branch, a song of joy and wonder that tells of forest spells and woodland elves that dance on haircap moss and sip from pixiecup lichens, then hide beneath mushroom caps when its raining in the forest. A narrow ...
‎2007
10
Southern Forested Wetlands: Ecology and Management
Within individual fens, moss hummocks (including sphagnum and haircap mosses) may support specific assemblages of species (Gibson 1970, Wieder et al. 1981, Gibson 1982, Walbridge and Lang 1982). At Alder Run Bog in West Virginia, ...
Michael G. Messina, William H. Conner, 1997

6 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HAIRCAP»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term haircap is used in the context of the following news items.
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Mosses, liverworts and hornworts of TSV
This month our Native Plant Spotlight shines on the alpine haircap moss (scientific name: Polytrichastrum alpinum). It's so easy to think of ... «taosnews, Mar 15»
2
Land Trust close to opening one of New Canaan's 'best kept secrets'
“And this is haircap moss,” she explained, as she bent down and stroked the top of the plant. Ross said she said is looking forward to leading ... «New Canaan Advertiser, May 13»
3
Natural Selections: Alternation of generations
That's similar to what some species, such as haircap moss, do. Each alternate generation has a different form and function. Dr Curt Stager and ... «North Country Public Radio, Oct 12»
4
Circus Couture: Why the Gathering of the Juggalos Is an Unlikely …
Other Juggalos went full Clive Barker, though never without a whimsical twist: one young man standing mid-crowd wore an orange haircap ... «SPIN, Aug 12»
5
Letting Go of the Lawn
Although there are countless varieities of moss, Moss Acres sells the four easiest-to-grow types: fern, rock cap, cushion and haircap moss. «Patch.com, Jan 12»
6
Visiting a Forest at Its Most Elemental
Haircap mosses resemble miniature conifer trees. The beds support seedlings of larger woody species, especially blueberry and black cherry, ... «New York Times, Dec 11»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Haircap [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/haircap>. Mar 2020 ».
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