noun El·y·mus \-məs\

Definition of Elymus

  1. :  a genus of tall tufted perennial grasses comprising the lyme grasses, having closely flowered terminal flower spikes, and being sometimes used as fodder and to bind loose sandy soil — see wild rye

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Origin and Etymology of elymus

New Latin, from Greek elymos millet

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