Bermuda grass
kweek kweek n. A trailing grass ({Cynodon dactylon}) native to Europe, now cosmopolitan in warm regions; used for lawns and pastures especially in the Southern U. S. and India. Called also {Bahama grass} and {Bermuda grass}.

Syn: Bermuda grass, devil grass, Bahama grass, doob, scutch grass, star grass, {Cynodon dactylon}. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Bermuda grass — Ber*mu da grass (Bot.) A kind of grass ({Cynodon Dactylon}) esteemed for pasture in the Southern United States. It is a native of Southern Europe, but is now wide spread in warm countries; called also {scutch grass}, and in Bermuda, {devil grass} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bermuda grass — ☆ Bermuda grass n. a creeping perennial grass (Cynodon dactylon) widely grown in warm climates as a lawn or pasture grass, esp. in the S U.S …   English World dictionary

  • Bermuda grass — a creeping grass, Cynodon dactylon, of southern Europe, grown in the southern U.S. and Bermuda for lawns and pastures. Also called Bahama grass, scutch grass. [1800 10, Amer.] * * * ▪ plant  (Cynodon dactylon), perennial grass of the family… …   Universalium

  • Bermuda grass — tikroji knisažolė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Miglinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, pašarinis, vaistinis nuodingas augalas (Cynodon dactylon), kilęs iš Azijos. atitikmenys: lot. Cynodon dactylon angl. Bahama grass; Bermuda grass; common… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Bermuda grass — Bermu′da grass n. pln a creeping grass, Cynodon dactylon, of S Europe, grown in the southern U.S. and Bermuda for lawns …   From formal English to slang

  • Bermuda grass — noun trailing grass native to Europe now cosmopolitan in warm regions; used for lawns and pastures especially in southern United States and India • Syn: ↑devil grass, ↑Bahama grass, ↑kweek, ↑doob, ↑scutch grass, ↑star grass, ↑Cynodon dactylon …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bermuda grass — noun Date: 1808 a creeping stoloniferous southern European grass (Cynodon dactylon) often used as a lawn and pasture grass …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Bermuda grass — noun A perennial grass, of the genus Cynodon, native to Africa and Asia, used in warm areas of the world for pasture, lawn and making hay …   Wiktionary

  • bermuda grass — /bəˈmjudə gras/ (say buh myoohduh grahs) noun → couch2 …   Australian English dictionary

  • Bermuda grass —   Mānienie haole …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

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