sword grass

noun

Definition of sword grass

: any of various grasses or sedges having leaves with a sharp or toothed edge

First Known Use of sword grass

1598, in the meaning defined above

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“Sword grass.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sword%20grass. Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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