redtop

noun red·top \ ˈred-ˌtäp \

Definition of redtop

: any of several grasses (genus Agrostis) with usually reddish panicles; especially : a Eurasian grass (A. alba synonym A. gigantea) grown in eastern North America as forage and lawn grass

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1792

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