from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An annual grass, Panicum sanguinale, common in cultivated and waste grounds.
- n. The Salicornia herbacea, a low, succulent, chenopodiaceous plant, growing upon the seashore and supposed to be eaten by crabs.
- n. Any species of Syntherisma. S. linearis, distinguished as smooth crab-grass, is abundant in the southern United States, but is little valued.
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