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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In phytogeography, a perennial plant which by its creeping rootstocks forms a turf. Turf-builders consist of monocotyledons, mainly grasses, but also include many sedges. They form the ruling type of vegetation in grass-land formations.

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