nutgrass definition

  • noun:
    • A perennial sedge, Cyperus rotundus, which has tiny edible nutlike tubers
    • identify nut-grass in language.
    • A widely distributed perennial plant of Sedge household (Cyperus rotundus, var. Hydra), which has slender rootstocks bearing tiny, delicious, nutlike tubers, by which the plant multiplies exceedingly, especially in cotton industries.
    • See Cyperus.
    • a widely distributed perennial sedge having small edible nutlike tubers
    • a widely distributed perennial sedge having tiny delicious nutlike tubers

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