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grama

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noun \ˈgra-mə\

Definition of grama

  1. :  any of several pasture grasses (genus Bouteloua) of the western United States



Origin of grama

Spanish, from Latin gramina, plural of gramen grass


First Known Use: 1828

Rhymes with grama


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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of "grama"


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