from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- a species of grass (Poa pratensis) which has running rootstocks and spreads rapidly. It is valuable as a pasture grass, as it endures both winter and drought better than other kinds, and is very nutritious.
- proper n. a valuable pasture and meadow grass (Poa pratensis), found in both Europe and America. See under Blue grass.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See blue-grass.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. valuable meadow and pasture grass in Europe and especially central United States having tall stalks and slender bright green leaves; a chief constituent in lawn grass mixtures
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