Lady's laces
Lady's laces La"dy's la"ces (l[=a]"d[i^]z l[=a]"s[e^]z) n. (Bot.) A slender climbing plant; dodder. [1913 Webster]

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  • Phalaris arundinacea — noun perennial grass of marshy meadows and ditches having broad leaves; Europe and North America • Syn: ↑reed canary grass, ↑gardener s garters, ↑lady s laces, ↑ribbon grass • Hypernyms: ↑grass • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • ribbon grass — noun perennial grass of marshy meadows and ditches having broad leaves; Europe and North America • Syn: ↑reed canary grass, ↑gardener s garters, ↑lady s laces, ↑Phalaris arundinacea • Hypernyms: ↑grass • Member Holonyms …   Useful english dictionary

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