Definition of danthonia
1 capitalized : a large genus of tufted erect perennial grasses chiefly of the southern hemisphere and North America with narrow leaves and small terminal panicles or racemes of densely crowded florets
2 plural -s : any plant of the genus Danthonia
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Origin and Etymology of danthonia
New Latin, irregular from Étienne Danthoine, 19th century French botanist & New Latin -ia
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