Indian grass

noun

Definition of Indian grass

: a tall perennial North American grass (Sorghastrum nutans) with long flat leaves and narrow feathery golden-brown panicles

First Known Use of Indian grass

1765, in the meaning defined above

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“Indian grass.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Indian%20grass. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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