Definition of Egyptian grass

1. Noun. A creeping grass with spikes like fingers.


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Lexicographical Neighbors of Egyptian Grass

Egyptian Arabic
Egyptian Empire
Egyptian Islamic Jihad
Egyptian Mau
Egyptian Maus
Egyptian bean
Egyptian capital
Egyptian cat
Egyptian cobra
Egyptian corn
Egyptian cotton
Egyptian darkness
Egyptian deity
Egyptian fraction
Egyptian fractions
Egyptian haematuria
Egyptian henbane
Egyptian lupine
Egyptian monetary unit
Egyptian onion
Egyptian ophthalmia
Egyptian paper reed
Egyptian paper rush
Egyptian pea
Egyptian pound
Egyptian pyramid
Egyptian pyramids
Egyptian splenomegaly
Egyptian vulture

Literary usage of Egyptian grass

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1. The Book of Grasses: An Illustrated Guide to the Common Grasses, and the by Mary Francis Baker (1912)
"On the "coasts of Coromandel" a stout species of this genus was cultivated for its large, farinaceous seeds which were used as food. egyptian grass ..."

2. A Preliminary Catalogue of the Flora of New Jersey by Nathaniel Lord Britton (1881)
"Frequent in waste ground and ballast at Cain- den, CF Parker ; and in ballast at Jersey City, Addison Brown. Adv. Eu. Dactyloctenium, Willd egyptian grass. ..."

3. Grasses and Forage Plants: A Practical Treatise, Comprising Their Natural by Charles Louis Flint (1860)
"egyptian grass. Spikelets several-flowered, crowded on one side of the flattened rachis, forming two to five close, comb- like spikes, digitate at the apex; ..."

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