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noun as in vegetation

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It sits on a modest plot overgrown with wild grasses and shrubbery.

Kutcher finds a field of tall grasses and, in a retrospective moment, mediates, dances, and hallucinates about a trip to India.

We can green areas, and there are good studies now of grasses that grow in partly salinated water.

Whereas this is almost all perennial grasses, plants, trees.

In the small openings of this cone we stick delicate flowers and grasses which we find in the meadows and fields.

The latter proportion occurs chiefly in the roots and tubers, but it is also abundant in all seeds and in the grasses.

The cereals and grasses form an exception to this rule, for in them it is an abundant and important element.

The beneficial effects of nitrate of soda appear to be almost entirely confined to the grasses and cereals.

The crops raised in England and Scotland consist principally of wheat, oats and various kinds of grasses.


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On this page you'll find 13 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to grasses, such as: flora, greenery, crops, flowers, herbage, and herbs.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.