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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The grass Scolochloa festueacea, found in wet places from Iowa and Nebraska northward. It is a stout, erect, smooth perennial with a large open panicle, not possessing marked value.
  • n. A grass, Diplachne dubia, found in the southwestern United States, in Mexico, and in southern Florida. Its panicle consists of 8 or 10 spreading spikes.


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