from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Any kind of sedge (Carex) which forms dense tufts in a wet meadow or boggy place.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A tall and elegant grass, Poa flabellata (Dactylis cæspitosa), a native of the Falkland Islands, Tierra del Fuego, and southern Patagonia, delighting in boggy and peaty ground.
- n. In Australia, a plant of the lily family, Lomandra (Xerotes) longifolia, considered the best native substitute for esparto.
- n. A tufted grass, Aira cæspitosa. Britten and Holland.
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