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kans

[ kahns ]
/ kɑns /
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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.

abbreviation
Kansas.
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