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Noun1.burgrass - a grass of the genus Cenchrus
grass - narrow-leaved green herbage: grown as lawns; used as pasture for grazing animals; cut and dried as hay
Cenchrus, genus Cenchrus - a genus of grasses of the family Gramineae that have burs
buffel grass, Cenchrus ciliaris, Pennisetum cenchroides - erect tussock-forming perennial bur grass used particularly in South Africa and Australia for pasture and forage
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Another plant cover, cadillo, or burgrass, is important because it combats erosion, although the sting of its spikes annoys the casual stroller.
1980), recent research (Stafford and Daly 1984; Stafford, Burgrass, and Sharkey 1987) indicates that people remember more information in a naturalistic communication context when they are instructed to remember information than people who are instructed to form an impression of the information.