kans

[ kahns ]
/ kɑns /

noun

an Indian grass of the genus Saccharum, used in some areas for fodder, thatching, etc., and being in other areas a troublesome weed.

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Origin of kans

1870–75; <Hindi kās<Sanskrit kāśa; compare Pali, Prakrit kāsa

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Kans.

Kansas.
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