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hair grass

noun
1.
any of various grasses having slender stems and leaves, especially one of the genus Deschampsia, as D. flexuosa or D. caespitosa.
Origin
1750-1760
1750-60
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British Dictionary definitions for hair grass

hair grass

noun
1.
any grass of the genera Aira, Deschampsia, etc, having very narrow stems and leaves
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