af·​ter·​grass | \ ˈaf-tər-ˌgras \

Definition of aftergrass

: grass that grows after the first hay crop has been cut or among the stubble after harvest

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First Known Use of aftergrass

1587, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for aftergrass

after- + grass entry 1

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“Aftergrass.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 28 January 2020.

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