Elymus

noun
El·​y·​mus | \-məs\

Definition of Elymus 

: 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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History and Etymology for Elymus

New Latin, from Greek elymos millet

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