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cordgrass

[kawrd-gras, -grahs]
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noun
  1. any of several grasses of the genus Spartina, of coastal regions.
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Origin of cordgrass

Also called marsh grass.
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Historical Examples

  • Sloughs and depressions are occupied by cordgrass, Spartina spartinae.

    The Recent Mammals of Tamaulipas, Mexico

    Ticul Alvarez