moor grass


Definition of moor grass

2 : a coarse perennial mountain grass (Molina coerulea) of Europe that is considered a good forage grass

called also flying bent

3 : a common cotton grass (Eriophorum angustifolium) of the north temperate zone
4 : a grass growing on a moor

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“Moor grass.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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