pangola grass

[pang-goh-luh, pan-]


a grass, Digitaria decumbens, native to southern Africa, cultivated for hay and forage in the southeastern U.S.

Origin of pangola grass

1945–50; variant of pongola, after the Pongola River, E Transvaal, Republic of South Africa Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019