wheatgrass

[hweet-gras, -grahs, weet-]

noun

any of several wheatlike grasses of the genus Agropyron, grown for forage in the western U.S.

Origin of wheatgrass

First recorded in 1810–20; wheat + grass
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British Dictionary definitions for wheatgrass

wheatgrass

noun

another name for couch grass
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