from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A grass suited to forming lawns and used for this purpose.


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  • The grass, which Mother had always preferred shaggy as compared to the tight trim of English lawn-grass, was nearly a meadow; although it had been mown in the past couple of weeks, pink daisies and yellow dandelions gave it the appearance of a tapestry.

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  • Sowing lawn-grass seed evenly is an undertaking that most amateurs fail in.

    Amateur Gardencraft A Book for the Home-Maker and Garden Lover


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