Definition of Grama

1. Noun. Pasture grass of plains of South America and western North America.

Exact synonyms: Grama Grass, Gramma, Gramma Grass
Generic synonyms: Grass
Group relationships: Bouteloua, Genus Bouteloua
Specialized synonyms: Blue Grama, Bouteloua Gracilis, Black Grama, Bouteloua Eriopoda



Definition of Grama

1. Noun. a type of grass, ''Bouteloua oligostachya'' ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Grama

1. a pasture grass [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Grama

gram-negative oxygenic photosynthetic bacteria
gram-positive
gram-positive asporogenous rods
gram-positive bacteria
gram-positive bacterial infections
gram-positive cocci
gram-positive endospore-forming bacteria
gram-positive endospore-forming rods
gram-positive rods
gram.
gram atom
gram calorie
gram calories
gram equivalent
gram molecule
grama (current term)
gramaries
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gramarye
gramaryes
gramas
gramash
gramashes
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gramenivorous
gramercies
gramercy
grames
gramicidin

Literary usage of Grama

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1. The Book of Grasses: An Illustrated Guide to the Common Grasses, and the by Mary Francis Baker (1912)
"Rachilla prolonged. Stamens 3. Stigmas purple. Tall grama Bouteloua ... TALL grama The gramas, or Mesquites, are characteristic grasses of the Southwest, ..."

2. A Dictionary of Applied Chemistry by Thomas Edward Thorpe (1921)
"... and, no doubt, exists in solution as an equilibrated mixture of stereoisomeric -y-oxide forms, To prepare this, 4 grama oí ..."

3. Notes of a Military Reconnoissance from Fort Leavenworth, in Missouri, to by William Hemsley Emory (1848)
"from the camp to the upper end of the canon, the grass was very fine grama, and will furnish at any time fine camps.for any number of animals; ..."

4. Life Among the Apaches by John C. Cremony (2001)
"grama Grass. — The In formation Indispensable for a Successful Campaign against Apaches. — The Smoke Columns. — Pressed Grass. — Bent and Broken Twigs. ..."

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