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bent grass

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noun
any grass of the genus Agrostis, especially the redtop.
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Origin of bent grass

First recorded in 1770–80
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British Dictionary definitions for bent grass

bent grass

noun
any perennial grass of the genus Agrostis, esp A. tenuis, which has a spreading panicle of tiny flowers. Some species are planted for hay or in lawnsSometimes shortened to: bent
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