Cynodon dactylon
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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  • Cynodon Dactylon — Grass Grass, n. [OE. gras, gres, gers, AS, gr[ae]s, g[ae]rs; akin to OFries. gres, gers, OS., D., G., Icel., & Goth. gras, Dan. gr[ae]s, Sw. gr[aum]s, and prob. to E. green, grow. Cf. {Graze}.] 1. Popularly: Herbage; the plants which constitute… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cynodon Dactylon — Hariali grass Ha ri*a li grass (h[aum] r[i^]*[aum] l[i^] gr[.a]s ). (Bot.) The East Indian name of the {Cynodon Dactylon}; dog s grass. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cynodon Dactylon — Scutch grass Scutch grass (Bot.) A kind of pasture grass ({Cynodon Dactylon}). See {Bermuda grass}: also Illustration in Appendix. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cynodon Dactylon — 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 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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