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GRASS

grass

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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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Migrants persisted at the study location into April or later, but flush-net sampling terminated in early March because of federal permit conditions prohibiting flush-netting in the breeding season of the endangered Florida Grasshopper Sparrow.
The grasshopper hid from the eagle, which confessed that it did not know the "delightful" part of the world in which it had landed.
In its previous two flights the Grasshopper has managed to hover at six feet and 17ft before settling back down.
Kaufmann also showed that this grasshopper could develop and reproduce by feeding only on species of Poaceae; but development was slower and adults were smaller than when they fed on both grasses and forbs.
Ally has the chance here to set a new European scoring record for a Scot, having equalled Willie Wallace of Celtic's total of 18 goals, against Grasshopper.
Or the happy-go-lucky grasshopper, who jumps only when he has to, when it may be too late?
A grasshopper lands on a twig, looking for leaves to eat.
22, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Seven Florida grasshopper sparrows, among the world's most endangered birds, have been given a second chance at survival in the care of researchers working to save threatened species across the planet.
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RECENTLY, we got halfway through an unexpectedly folksy 1968 advert aimed to reassure customers about the coming partnership between Martins Bank - the grasshopper - and the eagle of Barclays.