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herd's-grass

[hurdz-gras, -grahs] /ˈhɜrdzˌgræs, -ˌgrɑs/
noun
1.
timothy or redtop, used for hay or pasture.
Origin
1730-1740
1730-40, Americanism; named after John Herd, who in 1700 found it growing in New Hampshire
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