dronkgrass

noun dronk·grass \ˈdräŋk+ˌ-\

Definition of dronkgrass

  1. :  a southern African grass (Melica decumbens) the eating of which causes cattle to become semidelirious

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Origin and Etymology of dronkgrass

Afrikaans dronkgras, literally, intoxication grass, from dronk- intoxication (from dronken drunk, from Middle Dutch) + gras grass; akin to Old High German gras — more at drunk, grass


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