alkali sacaton

noun

: a dropseed (Sporobolus airoides) that is abundant in dry alkali soils especially in the southern U.S.

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1909, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of alkali sacaton was circa 1909

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“Alkali sacaton.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alkali%20sacaton. Accessed 29 Feb. 2024.

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