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Definition of the noun alkali grass
What does alkali grass mean as a name of something?
- plant of western North America having grasslike leaves and greenish-white flowers
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- scientific name: Zigadenus elegans
- more generic terms: death camas / zigadene = any of various plants of the genus Zigadenus having glaucous leaves and terminal racemes of mostly white flowers
- member of: genus Zigadenus / Zigadenus = genus of mostly North American poisonous plants
- geographic area: North America
- observational distribution: specimen and observational data from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility Network (not necessarily true occurrence density gradients)
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Phrases with alkali grass
- Polar Alkali Grass
- Parish's Alkali Grass
- Porsild's Alkali Grass
- Spreading Alkali Grass
- Rosenkrantz's Alkali Grass
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alkali grass (al'ka-li-gräs), n. A name given to several species of grass growing in alkaline localities in the western portions of the United *States. £ Distichlis spicata. ālkalimeter (al-ka-lim'e-ter), n. [( alkali + Gr .
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)
alkali grass (al'ka-li-gräs), n. A name given to several species of grass growing in alkaline localities in the western portions of the United States, especially to Distichlis spicata. ālkalimeter (al-ka-lim'e-tër), n.
by Walter Erhardt, Allen J. Coombes
Smyrnium Alexandrian Laurel = Danae Alison = Alyssum Alkali Grass = Puccinellia Alkanet = Alkanna, Anchusa Allamanda = Allamanda Allspice = Pimenta Almond = Prunus Aloe = Aloe Alpine Azalea = Loiseleuria Alpine Chrysanthemum ...
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