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pampas grass

noun
1.
a tall, ornamental grass, Cortaderia selloana, native to South America, having large, thick, feathery, silvery-white panicles.
Origin of pampas grass
1840-1850
1840-50
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British Dictionary definitions for pampas grass

pampas grass

/ˈpæmpəs; -pəz/
noun
1.
any of various large grasses of the South American genus Cortaderia and related genera, widely cultivated for their large feathery silver-coloured flower branches
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