Rhodes grass

Rhodes grass

noun
a grass, Chloris gayana, native to Africa, used as pasturage and fodder in warm climates.

Origin:
1910–15; named after Cecil J. Rhodes

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Rhodes grass
 
n
a perennial grass, Chloris gayana, native to Africa but widely cultivated in dry regions for forage
 
[C19: named after Cecil Rhodes]

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