Definition of browntop in English:

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browntop

Pronunciation: /ˈbraʊntɒp/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

(also browntop bent)

noun

Another term for the grass common bent (see bent2).
Example sentences
  • The first job was ploughing the browntop down and producing great quantities of short rotation one-year grass which produced green feed from the rotting turf.
  • Nepalese browntop is native to Asia and was accidentally introduced into America sometime around 1920.
  • Much of the early cultivation work was without Roundup and Truebridge says the browntop returned within two years.

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