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- n. bentgrass
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A genus of grasses, including species called in common language bent grass. Some of them, as redtop (Agrostis vulgaris), are valuable pasture grasses.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A large genus of grasses, distributed over the globe, and valuable especially for pasturage.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. annual or perennial grasses cosmopolitan in northern hemisphere: bent grass (so named from `bent' meaning an area of unfenced grassland)
From the New Latin genus name, Agrostis. (Wiktionary)