Definitions for saccharum

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Saccharum, genus Saccharum(noun)

    tall perennial reedlike grass originally of southeastern Asia: sugarcane

Webster Dictionary

  1. Saccharum(noun)

    a genus of tall tropical grasses including the sugar cane

  2. Origin: [NL. See Saccharine.]

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Saccharum

    A plant genus of the family POACEAE widely cultivated in the tropics for the sweet cane that is processed into sugar.

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