(also cogon grass)
noun[mass noun] North American
A coarse grass of tropical and warm regions, which can become a serious weed.
- Genus Imperata, family Gramineae
More example sentences
- Raised two to three feet off the ground, houses have beams of wood, walls of bamboo, and roofs of rice straw or cogon grass.
Definition of cogon in:
- The US English dictionary