Indian grass

noun

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

Word History

First Known Use

1765, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Indian grass was in 1765

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“Indian grass.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Indian%20grass. Accessed 31 Jan. 2023.

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