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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Agrostis, genus Agrostisnoun

    annual or perennial grasses cosmopolitan in northern hemisphere: bent grass (so named from `bent' meaning an area of unfenced grassland)


  1. agrostisnoun


  2. Etymology: From the genus name, Agrostis.


  1. Agrostis

    Agrostis (bent or bentgrass) is a large and very nearly cosmopolitan genus of plants in the grass family, found in nearly all the countries in the world. It has been bred as a GMO creeping bent grass.


  1. agrostis

    Agrostis is a large and ubiquitous genus of plants belonging to the grass family, commonly known as bent grass. They occur in many types of habitats including forests, grasslands, wetlands, and even in alpine or arctic locations. Agrostis is a perennial plant and is known for its capability to withstand harsh environmental conditions. They are also commonly used in lawn, pasture and turfs due to their dense mat of roots.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Agrostisnoun

    a genus of grasses, including species called in common language bent grass. Some of them, as redtop (Agrostis vulgaris), are valuable pasture grasses

  2. Etymology: [L., fr. Gr. .]


  1. Agrostis

    Agrostis is a genus of over 100 species belonging to the grass family Poaceae, commonly referred to as the bent grasses. Among this group are some of the main traditional lawn grasses.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Agrostis

    A plant genus of the family POACEAE.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of agrostis in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of agrostis in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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