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spartina

Saltos de línea: spar|tina
Pronunciación: /spɑːˈtʌɪnə
 
, -ˈtiːnə/
(also spartina grass)

Definición de spartina en inglés:

sustantivo

A plant of a genus that comprises the cordgrasses.
  • Genus Spartina, family Gramineae
Example sentences
  • Determined to get a river view, I climbed a high bank and looked across windswept spartina grass.
  • Decaying spartina grass breaks into small pieces called detritus fueling the bottom of the food chain.
  • These are the mudflats that the alien spartina we have introduced is now turning to meadows.

Origen

modern Latin, from Greek spartinē 'rope'.

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