prairie dropseed

noun

Definition of prairie dropseed

: a grass (Sporobolus heterolepis) chiefly of the prairies of North America having ovoid panicles, very long narrow leaves, and the second glume of each spikelet with a carinate tip

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“Prairie dropseed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/prairie%20dropseed. Accessed 25 Sep. 2020.

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