Hungarian grass

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Hungarian grass coarse drought-resistant annual grass grown for grain, hay, and forage in Europe and Asia and chiefly for forage and hay in United States
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Hungarian grass See Italian millet, under Millet.
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Usage

In literature:

The total area sown in millet and Hungarian grasses was 70 acres and the product 86 tons.
"History and Comprehensive Description of Loudoun County, Virginia" by James W. Head
He will also buy more or less artificial manures, to be used for the production of fodder crops, such as corn, millet, Hungarian grass, etc.
"Talks on Manures" by Joseph Harris
HUNGARIAN GRASS, or millet, is an annual forage plant, introduced into France in 1815, and more recently into this country.
"Cattle and Their Diseases" by Robert Jennings
Hungarian grass and millet was the most of it.
"An Artilleryman's Diary" by Jenkin Lloyd Jones
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