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- n. Any grass of the genus Poa.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A genus of grasses, including a great number of species, as the kinds called meadow grass, Kentucky blue grass, June grass, and spear grass (which see).
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of grasses of the tribe Festuceæ and subtribe Eufestuceæ, characterized by the commonly two-to six-flowered spikelets in a lax panicle, the smooth grain free from the palets, and the keeled and obtuse awnless flowering glume with five nerves converging at the apex.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. chiefly perennial grasses of cool temperate regions
From Ancient Greek πóa (poa, "fodder"). (Wiktionary)