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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of arborescent grasses, of the tribe Bambuseæ and subtribe Arundinarieæ, characterized by the one- to four-flowered spikelets, in spikes partly included within imbricated spathaceous bracts.

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  • n. medium and large bamboos

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