from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A mat-forming perennial grass (Cynodon dactylon) widespread in warm regions and grown as a lawn and pasture grass in the southern United States.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • etc. See the nouns.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • (Bot.) A kind of grass (Cynodon Dactylon) esteemed for pasture in the Southern United States. It is a native of Southern Europe, but is now wide-spread in warm countries; -- called also scutch grass, and in Bermuda, devil grass.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A perennial grass, of the genus Cynodon, native to Africa and Asia, used in warm areas of the world for pasture, lawn and making hay

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

  • noun trailing grass native to Europe now cosmopolitan in warm regions; used for lawns and pastures especially in southern United States and India


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