Definition of quack grass in English:
North American term for couch2.
- A recent example is a cross with bread wheat and quack grass.
- My worst weeds are the perennials that spread with runners, like quack grass.
- In his pasture, edible weeds like dandelion, chicory, quack grass and even stinging nettles are allowed to thrive.
Early 19th century: quack, variant of quick, northern form of quitch.
Definition of quack grass in:
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