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beargrass

Syllabification: bear·grass
Pronunciation: /ˈberɡras
 
/
(also bear grass)

Definition of beargrass in English:

noun

A North American plant with long, coarse, grasslike leaves, in particular.
Example sentences
  • On the floor of an ancient volcanic crater hidden deep within Washington's Gifford Pinchot National Forest, blue lupines and yellow mountain daisies poke through an open meadow padded with beargrass and moss.
  • A short walk on the 1 1/2-mile (one way) Hidden Lake Nature Trail will lead you past a subalpine meadow dotted with beargrass, to an overlook, and perhaps to a glimpse of mountain goats.
  • We tied napkins with beargrass and embellished them with lily pad-like Shortia, commonly sold as galax leaves.

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