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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

More discussions about grass
References in classic literature ?
Crouching beside the brook, I waited until one of the diminutive purple whales rose to nibble at the long grasses which overhung the water, and then, like the beast of prey that man really is, I sprang upon my victim, appeasing my hunger while he yet wriggled to escape.
The grasses where Numa lay were very still now--ominously still.
He hoped not, for that would mean a night's sleep curled in the crotch of a tree, and he much preferred the bed of grasses within his own abode.
So Tarzan came to his cabin unattended, and a few moments later was curled up in the mildewed remnants of what had once been a bed of grasses.
As the warrior emerged from the forest, Tarzan caught a fleeting glimpse of a tawny hide worming its way through the matted jungle grasses in his wake--it was Numa, the lion.
And Sheeta, the panther, saw that the she-ape had left her cub alone among the grasses.
There in full sight now was Sheeta, the panther, stalking slowly toward the tiny, wriggling balu which lay among the grasses many yards away.
Besides from the fungus that homeowners must worry about, the chinch bugs and web worm are typical turf grass pests encountered with the warm season turf grasses in Florida.
Forage grasses have been hybridized for many years with the focus on producing better animal feed--with higher protein, net energy of lactation, palatability, etc.
After a long snowy winter, it is quite common to see that grasses are under attack by one or more types of fungi.
Rye grass, white clover and orchard grass are just three grasses that the cows that produce new Organic Valley Grassmilk dine on.