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twitch grass

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noun
  1. couch grass.
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Origin of twitch grass

First recorded in 1680–90; alteration of quitch grass
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British Dictionary definitions for twitch grass

twitch grass

noun
  1. another name for couch grass Sometimes shortened to: twitch
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Word Origin

C16: a variant of quitch grass
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