Bermuda grass

noun
variants: or bermudagrass \ (ˌ)bər-​ˈmyü-​də-​ˈgras How to pronounce bermudagrass (audio) , especially Southern  -​ˈmü-​də-​ \
plural Bermuda grasses or bermudagrasses

Definition of Bermuda grass

: a creeping stoloniferous southern European grass (Cynodon dactylon) often used as a lawn and pasture grass

First Known Use of Bermuda grass

1803, in the meaning defined above

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