bay grass

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Noun1.bay grass - any of various grasses of the genus Eragrostisbay grass - any of various grasses of the genus Eragrostis; specially useful for forage and for the prevention of erosion
grass - narrow-leaved green herbage: grown as lawns; used as pasture for grazing animals; cut and dried as hay
Eragrostis, genus Eragrostis - annual or perennial grasses of tropics and subtropics
Eragrostic abyssinica, Eragrostis tef, teff, teff grass - an African grass economically important as a cereal grass (yielding white flour of good quality) as well as for forage and hay
African love grass, Eragrostis curvula, weeping love grass - perennial South African grass having densely clumped flimsy stems; introduced into United States especially for erosion control
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The winds of winter and the extreme tides that flood the backcountry in the winter are what keep the bay grass riddled in the cooler months.
Adding to the staple of license plate-making, flag-sewing and furniture-building, inmates are now participating in nontrasitional revenue enhancers such as bay grass growing and planting, historic battlefield restoration, and oyster protection.
5 CAROLINA RIG: Weedless sliding sinker rig can be pulled through the thickest of bay grass. Once the weight plunges into a pothole, it kicks up sand, drawing attention from nearby fish.

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