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  1. squaw grass, bear grass, Xerophyllum tenaxnoun

    plant of western North America having woody rhizomes and tufts of stiff grasslike basal leaves and spikes of creamy white flowers


  1. squaw grass

    Squaw Grass, also known as "Bear Grass," is a term referring to a variety of grass-like perennial plants native to North America, particularly those of the genus Xerophyllum. It's known for its tall, slender stems and globular clusters of white flowers. It is also seen as a sacred plant by various Native American tribes and often used in their traditional basket weaving. The term "squaw grass" is often considered derogatory due to its usage of the racially insensitive term "squaw".

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of squaw grass in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of squaw grass in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1


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