Spo·​rob·​o·​lus | \ spəˈräbələs\

Definition of Sporobolus

: a widely distributed genus of grasses having ample panicles with small one-flowered spikelets each with three glumes and grain that separates easily — see dropseed

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History and Etymology for Sporobolus

New Latin, from Greek spora, sporos seed + -bolos (from ballein to throw)

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