ribgrass

noun
rib·​grass | \ ˈrib-ˌgras How to pronounce ribgrass (audio) \

Definition of ribgrass

: plantain entry 1 especially : an Old World plantain (Plantago lanceolata) with long narrow ribbed leaves

First Known Use of ribgrass

circa 1500, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of ribgrass was circa 1500

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“Ribgrass.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ribgrass. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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