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Poaceae

[pō′ās·ē‚ē]
(botany)
The equivalent name for Gramineae.
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This battle to the death was true grass roots football, played on a sloping pitch, in a howling gale and with driving rain blinding the players for most of the second half.
As such, grain-finished cattle lose many of the flavor and nutritional benefits associated with true grass fed beef.
The immigrants' rights marches represented true grass roots activism, organically generated by a loosely knit group of activists assisted by Spanish language radio stations.
What is required for that reason, is less interference, less meaningless rhetoric, a return to true grass roots issues that parents can, and do, take complete ownership of.
You sometimes get the impression he has to be dragged, kicking and screaming, down to J11 of the M4 here, but he will arrive tonight with a huge chance of finally taking one of the true grass roots Classics of the sport - with a generous pounds 20,000 payoff thanks to the track's bookmakers.
Mr Jones said: 'Steering Wheels is a true grass roots organisation which we feel should be encouraged to prosper in the deprived community of Speke.
"It's exactly like true grass. It has been great for our high school.