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- n. A species of creeping bentgrass (Agrostis alba).
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A species of creeping bent grass (Agrostis alba); -- called also fiorin grass.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An Irish name for white or marsh bent, Agrostis vulgaris, var. alba, a common grass in pastures.
; Sinclair's Hortus Grameneus Wobernensis, and Richardson's Essay on Fiorin (fiorin is produced from an aquatic grass, Agrostic stolonifera longiflora).
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