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- n. A kind of grass (Erianthus saccharoides) with the spikelets arranged in great silky plumes, growing in swamps in the Southern United States.
- n. The still finer Erianthus Ravennae from the Mediterranean region. The name is sometimes extended to the whole genus.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The still finer Erianthus Ravennæ from the Mediterranean region. The name is sometimes extended to the whole genus.
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- n. a reedlike grass of the genus Erianthus having large plumes
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