lyme grass

noun
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Definition of lyme grass

: a grass of the genus Elymus

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History and Etymology for lyme grass

probably from obsolete English lyme birdlime (from Middle English lyme, lim birdlime) + English grass

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“Lyme grass.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lyme%20grass. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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