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  • n. A kind of grass (Erianthus saccharoides) with the spikelets arranged in great silky plumes, growing in swamps in the Southern United States.
  • n. The still finer Erianthus Ravennae from the Mediterranean region. The name is sometimes extended to the whole genus.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The still finer Erianthus Ravennæ from the Mediterranean region. The name is sometimes extended to the whole genus.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a reedlike grass of the genus Erianthus having large plumes

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