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|Noun||1.||Erianthus - genus of reedlike grasses having spikes crowded in a panicle covered with long silky hairs|
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
family Graminaceae, family Gramineae, family Poaceae, Graminaceae, Gramineae, grass family, Poaceae - the grasses: chiefly herbaceous but some woody plants including cereals; bamboo; reeds; sugar cane
plume grass - a reedlike grass of the genus Erianthus having large plumes