Bouteloua

noun Bou·te·loua \ ˌbütᵊlˈüə , ˌbōtᵊlˈōə \

Definition of Bouteloua

:a large genus of North American forage grasses distinguished by the one-sided spikes of the inflorescence — see grama

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Origin and Etymology of bouteloua

New Latin, irregular from Claudio Boutelou †1848 Spanish botanist


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