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Kentucky bluegrass

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noun
a grass, Poa pratensis, of the Mississippi valley, used for pasturage and lawns.
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Origin of Kentucky bluegrass

First recorded in 1840–50
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British Dictionary definitions for Kentucky bluegrass

Kentucky bluegrass

noun
a Eurasian grass, Poa pratensis, grown for forage and naturalized throughout North America
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