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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A stout bunch-grass, Stipa Vaseyi, growing in the Rocky Mountains at altitudes of from 5,000 to 6,000 feet. The leaves have a narcotic effect upon horses which feed upon them, causing a drowsiness which lasts several days. After once eating, the victim thenceforth avoids it. The hay does not appear to have any ill effect.

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