bunchgrass
noun Date: 1836 any of various grasses (as of the genus Andropogon) especially of the western United States that grow in tufts

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  • bunchgrass — bunch grass or bunch·grass (bŭnchʹgrăs ) n. Any of various grasses in many different genera that grow in clumplike fashion rather than forming a sod or mat. * * * …   Universalium

  • bunchgrass — noun Any of various grasses of the family Poaceae that grow in clumps rather than forming a sod or mat …   Wiktionary

  • bunchgrass — /ˈbʌntʃgras/ (say bunchgrahs) noun any of various perennial grass species that tend to grow in discrete clumps and does not spread by stolons or rhizomes, as wire grass. Also, clumping grass …   Australian English dictionary

  • bunchgrass — noun any of various grasses of many genera that grow in tufts or clumps rather than forming a sod or mat; chiefly of western United States • Syn: ↑bunch grass • Hypernyms: ↑grass * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : any of several grasses chiefly of the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bunchgrass Leaf-eared Mouse — Taxobox name = Bunchgrass Leaf eared Mouse status = LR/lc | status system = IUCN2.3 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Rodentia familia = Cricetidae genus = Phyllotis species = P. osilae binomial = Phyllotis osilae… …   Wikipedia

  • mountain bunchgrass — arizoninis eraičinas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Miglinių šeimos pašarinis augalas (Festuca arizonica), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Festuca arizonica angl. Arizona fescue; mountain bunchgrass; pinegrass šaltinis… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • blue bunchgrass — aidahinis eraičinas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Miglinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, pašarinis augalas (Festuca idahoensis), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Festuca idahoensis angl. blue bunchgrass; Idaho fescue šaltinis… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • mountain bunchgrass — žaliasis eraičinas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Miglinių šeimos pašarinis augalas (Festuca viridula), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Festuca viridula angl. green fescue; mountain bunchgrass šaltinis Valstybinės lietuvių… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • feather bunchgrass — žalioji smaigena statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Miglinių šeimos pašarinis augalas (Nassella viridula), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Nassella viridula angl. feather bunchgrass; green needlegrass port. flechilha šaltinis… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • buffalo bunchgrass — noun Etymology: so called from its location in buffalo country : a densely tufted perennial fescue (Festuca scabrella) of western No. America with usually scabrous culms and narrow or involute leaf blades …   Useful english dictionary

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