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

  • noun An area, such as a prairie or meadow, of grass or grasslike vegetation.

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  • noun an area dominated by grass or grasslike vegetation

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  • noun land where grass or grasslike vegetation grows and is the dominant form of plant life


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