Cyperus rotundus
nutgrass ut"grass`, nut grass ut" grass`, n.(Bot.), A widely distributed perennial plant of the Sedge family ({Cyperus rotundus}, var. Hydra), which has slender rootstocks bearing small, edible, nutlike tubers, by which the plant multiplies exceedingly, especially in cotton fields.

Syn: nutsedge, nut sedge, {Cyperus rotundus}. [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Cyperus rotundus — nutgrass ut grass , nut grass ut grass , n.(Bot.), A widely distributed perennial plant of the Sedge family ({Cyperus rotundus}, var. Hydra), which has slender rootstocks bearing small, edible, nutlike tubers, by which the plant multiplies… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Cyperus rotundus — nutsedge utsedge, nut sedge ut sedge . a widely distributed perennial sedge ({Cyperus rotundus}) having small edible nutlike tubers; also called {nut grass}. Syn: nutgrass, nut grass, {Cyperus rotundus}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Cyperus rotundus — noun a widely distributed perennial sedge having small edible nutlike tubers • Syn: ↑nutgrass, ↑nut grass, ↑nutsedge, ↑nut sedge • Hypernyms: ↑sedge • Member Holonyms: ↑Cyperus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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