Guatemala grass
Teosinte Te`o*sin"te, n. (Bot.) A large grass ({Euchl[ae]na luxurians}) closely related to maize. It is native of Mexico and Central America, but is now cultivated for fodder in the Southern United States and in many warm countries. Called also {Guatemala grass}. [1913 Webster]

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