from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A tall coastal or marshy sedge (Cladium jamaicense) of eastern North America, Mexico, and the West Indies, having leaves with sharp, minutely toothed margins.
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- n. Alternative spelling of sawgrass.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. any one of certain cyperaceous plants having the edges of the leaves set with minute sharp teeth, especially the Cladium Mariscus of Europe, and the Cladium effusum of the Southern United States. Cf. Razor grass, under Razor.
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