either of two sedges, Cyperus rotundus or C. esculentus, that have small, nutlike tubers and are often troublesome weeds.
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What does “blatherskite” mean?
Also called nut sedge.
Origin of nut grass
An Americanism dating back to 1765–75
Words nearby nut grass
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