capim gordura

noun
ca·​pim gor·​du·​ra | \ kə¦pim(ˌ)gȯrˈdu̇(ə)rə \

Definition of capim gordura

: a hardy forage grass (Melinis minutiflora) much used in Brazil for fattening cattle and introduced into the southern U.S.

History and Etymology for capim gordura

Portuguese, literally, fatness grass

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“Capim gordura.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/capim%20gordura. Accessed 4 Oct. 2022.

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