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- n. A tropical grass similar to millet, grown as a food crop and also used for weaving.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a genus of annual and perennial grasses of savannas and upland grasslands.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of grasses, belonging to the tribe Chlorideæ, having several linear spikes digitate at the summit of the culm.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. annual and perennial grasses of savannas and upland grasslands
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