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GRASS

grass

See cannabis.

grass

Drug slang Marijuana, see there.

GRASS

Abbreviation for gradient-recalled acquisition in the steady state.

grass

any member of the family Gramineae, all of which have jointed tubular stems, sheathing leaves and flowers enclosed in GLUMES. Examples include cereals, reeds, bamboos.

grass

plant members of the family Poaceae (Gramineae).

grass chinkerinchee
ornithogalumornithogaloides.
grass disease
see grass sickness.
eating grass
is commonly seen in dogs and cats, sometimes associated with gastrointestinal disease, but more often an innocuous habit. May be a cause or a means of easy vomiting when the stomach is empty.
elephant grass
see pennisetumpurpureum.
grass founder
laminitis.
grass nematode
grass pea
lathyrussativus.
grass seed abscess
a common lesion in cattle in summer when grazing dry, native grasses with serrated awns. Lesions occur on the sides of the face and in the parotid area. They are cold abscesses, slow-growing, firm, painless and without heat. They rarely rupture and cause little inconvenience. Their importance is the need to differentiate them from actinomycosis of the jaw.
grass seed awns
see awn.
grass seed nematode poisoning
grass sickness
a dysautonomia of horses; a noninfectious disease of unknown etiology characterized by drooling of saliva from the nostrils, alimentary tract stasis, small hard feces and severe mental depression. The outcome is always fatal. There is a diagnostic degenerative lesion in the sympathetic ganglia.
grass staggers
grass tetany
grass vetchling
lathyrusnissolia.

Patient discussion about grass

Q. WHAT CAN ; I DO ABOUT BEING ALLERGIC TO FRESH CUT GRASS?

A. are you sure you are allergic to that? cause it's important to be specific. the more specific you are the better is to treat it. is it from the grass pollen? is it from a material inside the grass? that sort of things. the best treatment is avoidance. the others..well, look for yourself, no magic solutions here:
http://www.healthline.com/channel/allergies_treatments

i am allergic to peanuts, no peanut butter jelly time for me...
good luck

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After nearly 100 years of research effort,prospects for the effective prevention of equine grass sickness have never been better.
Dubai Millennium has lost his week-long battle with grass sickness.
But Ferguson revealed that a biopsy had confirmed that Dubai Millennium was suffering from grass sickness, a disease which attacks the horse's nervous system.
Record-breaking mare Branston Abby was put to sleep yesterday after losing her fight against grass sickness.
After just a single season at stud and one crop of runners, the greatest ever produced by billions of dollars of Dubai investment died of grass sickness, leaving Sheikh Mohammed bereft and moved to elegy.
A WAR on grass sickness was the underlying theme at an Alnorthumbria Veterinary Group equine client evening held at Morpeth Rugby Club - and a packed equine audience helped raise pounds 550 towards continuing research into bringing the affliction under control.
DUBAI Millennium, Sheikh Mohammed's favourite horse, has died at the age of five after a week-long battle with grass sickness.
However, he was struck down by grass sickness before his stud career began, and although he made a recovery it was not until 1996 that he was able to take up duties at Vinery Stud in the US.
Each is raising money for a nominated charity, the Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institution, Grass Sickness Fund which helps fight the disease which affects horses, and local pet charity Alexa's Animals.
Dubai Millennium is still seriously ill at Dalham Hall Stud, suffering from grass sickness, which affects the nervous system.