Origin of cattail
Examples from the Web for cat-tail
Pass the cat-stopper through the ring of the anchor, through the chock, belay it to the cat-tail, and seize it to its own part.The Seaman's Friend|Richard Henry Dana
Nest a ball of woven flags and grasses, lined with cat-tail down, and attached to rushes in salt marsh over two feet of water.The Bird Book|Chester A. Reed
When the tule is not within reach our cat-tail rush is used.
So two very tired and cross young Fireflies sat on a last year's cat-tail and sulked.Among the Night People|Clara Dillingham Pierson
Line this hole well with dry moss or cat-tail down, the down is best, and place the trap in the nest.Wolf and Coyote Trapping|A. R. (Arthur Robert) Harding