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Eurasian grass grown in United States great plains area for forage and erosion control Agropyron cristatum , crested wheat grass , crested wheatgrass , fairway crested wheat grass
family of North American Indian languages spoken from Labrador to South Carolina and west to the Great Plains Algonquian , Algonquian language , Algonquin
fine-grained fertile soil deposited by water flowing over flood plains or in river beds alluvial soil
fleet antelope-like ruminant of western North American plains with small branched horns American antelope , Antilocapra americana , prongbuck , pronghorn , pronghorn antelope
large shaggy-haired brown bison of North American plains American bison , American buffalo , Bison bison , buffalo
dense shrub of moist riverbanks and flood plains of the eastern United States having attractive fragrant foliage and dense racemes of dark purple flowers Amorpha fruticosa , bastard indigo , false indigo
member of a tribe of Plains Indians formerly inhabiting eastern Colorado and Wyoming (now living in Oklahoma and Wyoming) Arapaho , Arapahoe
spiny shrub with silvery-scurfy foliage of alkaline plains of southwestern United States and Mexico Atriplex lentiformis , quail brush , quail bush , white thistle
member of a warlike group of Algonquians living in the northwestern plains Blackfoot
short grass growing on dry plains of central United States (where buffalo roam) Buchloe dactyloides , buffalo grass
member of one of the tribes of American Indians who lived a nomadic life following the buffalo in the Great Plains of North America Buffalo Indian , Plains Indian
of the plains of central and eastern Africa Burchell's zebra , common zebra , Equus Burchelli
small quail-like terrestrial bird of southern Eurasia and northern Africa that lacks a hind toe; classified with wading birds but inhabits grassy plains bustard quail , button-quail , button quail , hemipode
group of Plains Indians formerly living in what is now North and South Dakota and Nebraska and Kansas and Arkansas and Louisiana and Oklahoma and Texas Caddo
perennial poppy mallow of United States southern plains states having rose-red or rose-purple flowers Callirhoe digitata , fringed poppy mallow
hairy plant with pinkish flowers; Great Plains to northern Mexico Castilleja sessiliflora , great plains paintbrush
member of a North American Indian people living on the western plains (now living in Oklahoma and Montana) Cheyenne
pleasantly aromatic shrub having erect slender flexible hairy branches and dense clusters of small yellow flowers covering vast areas of western alkali plains and affording a retreat for jackrabbits; source of a yellow dye used by the Navajo Chrysothamnus nauseosus , rabbit brush , rabbit bush
midwestern state on the Great Plains Cornhusker State , NE , Nebraska
large long-necked wading bird of marshes and plains in many parts of the world crane
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