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witchgrass

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noun witch·grass \ˈwich-ˌgras\

Definition of witchgrass

  1. 1 :  quack grass

  2. 2 [1witch] :  a North American grass (Panicum capillare) with slender brushy panicles that is often a weed on cultivated land



Origin and Etymology of witchgrass

probably alteration of quitch (grass)


First Known Use: 1790


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noun witch·grass \ˈwich-ˌgras\

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