Holy grass


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(Bot.) a sweet-scented grass (Hierochloa borealis and Hierochloa alpina). In the north of Europe it was formerly strewed before church doors on saints' days; whence the name. It is common in the northern and western parts of the United States. Called also vanilla grass or Seneca grass.

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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Page Six has reported that the bags of grass are being sold under names like 'Holy Grass' and 'Spiritual Grass', they are see-through bags containing grass and other vegetation that have been clipped from the space where Yeezy performed.
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