Doob grass
Doob grass Doob" grass` [Hind. d?b.] (Bot.) A perennial, creeping grass ({Cynodon dactylon}), highly prized, in Hindostan, as food for cattle, and acclimated in the United States. [Written also {doub grass}.] [1913 Webster]

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

  • doub grass — Doob grass Doob grass [Hind. d?b.] (Bot.) A perennial, creeping grass ({Cynodon dactylon}), highly prized, in Hindostan, as food for cattle, and acclimated in the United States. [Written also {doub grass}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Doub grass — (d[=oo]b gr[.a]s).(Bot.) Doob grass. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • star grass — noun 1. trailing grass native to Europe now cosmopolitan in warm regions; used for lawns and pastures especially in southern United States and India • Syn: ↑Bermuda grass, ↑devil grass, ↑Bahama grass, ↑kweek, ↑doob, ↑scutch grass, ↑Cynodon… …   Useful english dictionary

  • devil 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: ↑Bermuda grass, ↑Bahama grass, ↑kweek, ↑doob, ↑scutch grass, ↑star grass, ↑Cynodon dactylon …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bahama 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,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 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,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bahama 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: ↑Bermuda grass, ↑devil grass, ↑kweek, ↑doob, ↑scutch grass, ↑star grass, ↑Cynodon dactylon …   Useful english dictionary

  • scutch 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: ↑Bermuda grass, ↑devil grass, ↑Bahama grass, ↑kweek, ↑doob, ↑star grass, ↑Cynodon dactylon …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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

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