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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A plant of the genus Sparganium; bur reed. See under Bur.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. any of various tall perennial grasses of the genus Calamagrostis having feathery plumes; natives of marshland fens and wet woodlands of temperate northern hemisphere


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