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feather grass

noun
1.
any American grass of the genus Stipa, having a feathery appendage.
Also called needle grass.
Origin
1770-1780
1770-80
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British Dictionary definitions for feather grass

feather grass

noun
1.
a perennial grass, Stipa pennata, native to the steppes of Europe and N Asia, cultivated as an ornament for its feathery inflorescence
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