Definition of Downy brome

1. Noun. Annual or winter annual grass with softly hairy leaves of the Mediterranean.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Downy Brome

downwards
downwarp
downwash
downwashes
downweed
downweigh
downweighed
downweighing
downweighs
downwelling
downwind
downwinder
downy
downy ash
downy birch
downy brome (current term)
downy cheat
downy chess
downy ground cherry
downy haw
downy manzanita
downy mildew
downy poplar
downy wood mint
downy woodpecker
downy yellow violet
downzone
downzoned
downzones

Literary usage of Downy brome

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1. Dryland Farming in the Northwestern United States: A Nontechnical Overview by DIANE Publishing Company (1993)
"For example, downy brome is a winter annual plant much ... Planting spring crops such as barley in rotation can reduce downy brome problems. ..."

2. Wild Land Shrub and Arid Land Restoration Symposium: Proceedings edited by Bruce A. Roundy, E. Durant McArthur, Jennifer S. Hayley, David K. Mann (1996)
"Cheatgrass or downy brome (Bromus tectorum; Poaceae) was introduced into the Intermountain West through contaminated grain from Eurasia in the late 1800's. ..."

3. A Manual of Weeds: With Descriptions of All the Most Pernicious and by Ada Eljiva Georgia (1914)
"... for if allowed to have its way, it may become as pernicious as that weed. downy brome-GRASS ..."

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