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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A panic grass (Panicum virgatum) native to North America and used as rangeland forage and hay.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A tall North American perennial grass, Panicum virgatum, used as forage and to make hay.

Etymologies

Alteration (influenced by switch) of quitch grass.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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