foxtail grass

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(Hordeum) A foodstuff commonly found in breakfast cereal and soup; reports allege benefit in lowering cholesterol levels, against diabetes, and in the prevention of cancer.
Synonym(s): foxtail grass, pearl barley.
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Foxtail grass heads, even after they are killed by cold weather in late fall, can be collected and bundled together to make brooms for spider web removal.
There could be an obstruction in one ear or a yeast infection or infection from foxtail grass, where the awns have migrated deep into the ear canal and become infected.
Still 75 yards away, he hit my scent trail where I had walked through the tall foxtail grass that covered the failed cornfield in front of my stand.