What is another word for broom sedge?

3 synonyms found


[ bɹˈuːm sˈɛd͡ʒ], [ bɹˈuːm sˈɛd‍ʒ], [ b_ɹ_ˈuː_m s_ˈɛ_dʒ]

Broom sedge, also known as broom straw or Andropogon virginicus, is a type of grass that grows in dry, sandy soil. While broom sedge is a common term for this particular plant, there are a number of synonyms that are also used interchangeably. Some of the most commonly used synonyms for broom sedge include panicum sedge, poverty grass, and wire grass. Other regional or colloquial terms for broom sedge include broom grass, beard grass, and sweep grass. Regardless of the name, this hardy grass is recognizable by its tall, coarse stems and distinctive seed heads that resemble miniature brooms.

Synonyms for Broom sedge:

What are the hypernyms for Broom sedge?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Broom sedge?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for broom sedge (as nouns)

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