guinea grass
noun Date: 1756 a tall African forage grass (Panicum maximum) introduced into tropical America and the southern United States

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  • Guinea grass — Guinea Guin ea (g[i^]n [ e]), n. 1. A district on the west coast of Africa (formerly noted for its export of gold and slaves) after which the Guinea fowl, Guinea grass, Guinea peach, etc., are named. [1913 Webster] 2. A gold coin of England… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Guinea Grass — is a town in the Orange Walk District of the nation of Belize. Guinea Grass is located at Latitude 17.9500, Longitude 88.5833, at an altitude of 38 meters (127 feet) above sea level. It is on a spur road about 6 miles off Belize s Northern… …   Wikipedia

  • Guinea Grass — es una ciudad del distrito de Orange Walk, en Belice. En el último censo realizado en el año 2000, su población era de 2.510 habitantes. A mediados de 2005, la población estimada de la ciudad era de 2.900 habitantes. Coordenadas: 17°58′5″N 88° …   Wikipedia Español

  • Guinea Grass — 17.968055555556 88.595555555556 Koordinaten: 17° 58′ N, 88° 36′ W …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • guinea grass — noun 1. : a tall African forage grass (Panicum maximum) introduced into tropical America and the southern United States where it is used for hay 2. : johnson grass * * * a grass, Panicum maximum, native to Africa, used for forage in warm regions… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Guinea grass — didžioji sorūnė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Miglinių šeimos pašarinis augalas (Megathyrsus maximus), paplitęs Afrikoje ir Jemene. atitikmenys: lot. Megathyrsus maximus angl. green panic grass; Guinea grass vok. Guineagras pranc. herbe… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • guinea grass — a grass, Panicum maximum, native to Africa, used for forage in warm regions of North and South America. [1750 60] * * * …   Universalium

  • Guinea grass — Panicum (E) …   EthnoBotanical Dictionary

  • guinea grass — /ˈgɪni gras/ (say ginee grahs) noun a native of tropical Africa, Panicum maximum, now naturalised in tropical Australia and planted as a pasture species …   Australian English dictionary

  • Guinea grass mosaic virus — Taxobox color=violet name = Guinea grass mosaic virus (GGMV) virus group = IV: (+)sense RNA Viruses familia = Potyviridae genus = Potyvirus species = Guinea grass mosaic virus synonyms = Guinea grass mosaic virus (GGMV) is a plant pathogenic… …   Wikipedia

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