Panicum molle
Para grass Pa*ra" grass`, Par'a grass Par['a] grass (a) (Bot.) A tall rather coarse grass ({Panicum molle} formerly {Panicum barbinode}) grown in the tropics for pasturage, and introduced into the southern United States from Brazilas a valuable pasture grass. (b) Piassaba fiber. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • Panicum barbinode — Para grass Pa*ra grass , Par a grass Par[ a] grass (a) (Bot.) A tall rather coarse grass ({Panicum molle} formerly {Panicum barbinode}) grown in the tropics for pasturage, and introduced into the southern United States from Brazilas a valuable… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Par'a grass — Para grass Pa*ra grass , Par a grass Par[ a] grass (a) (Bot.) A tall rather coarse grass ({Panicum molle} formerly {Panicum barbinode}) grown in the tropics for pasturage, and introduced into the southern United States from Brazilas a valuable… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Para grass — Pa*ra grass , Par a grass Par[ a] grass (a) (Bot.) A tall rather coarse grass ({Panicum molle} formerly {Panicum barbinode}) grown in the tropics for pasturage, and introduced into the southern United States from Brazilas a valuable pasture grass …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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