Gama grass


Gama grass
Gama grass Ga"ma grass` [From Gama, a cluster of the Maldive Islands.] (Bot.) A species of grass ({Tripsacum dactyloides}) tall, stout, and exceedingly productive; cultivated in the West Indies, Mexico, and the Southern States of North America as a forage grass; -- called also {sesame grass}. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.