Echinochloa

noun Ech·i·noch·loa \ˌekəˈnäkləwə\

Definition of Echinochloa

  1. :  a genus of succulent grasses found in warm regions — see barnyard grass japanese millet

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Origin and Etymology of echinochloa

New Latin, from echin- + Greek chloa, chloē young verdure, from chloos light green color; from the prickly awns


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