See also: Panicum

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New Latin, from the genus name.

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panicum ‎(plural panicums)

  1. Any of the genus Panicum of tropical grasses.
    • 2008 January 18, Steve Bailey, “A Weekend Home That’s Straight Out of a Dream”, in New York Times[1]:
      And his property might remind someone of the dunes of the East End of Long Island: nine acres of artfully placed native grasses like panicum and schizachyrium and meadow plants like rudbeckia and asters.

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EtymologyEdit

From pānus(ear of millet).

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panicum

  1. Italian millet, foxtail millet (Setaria italica), panicgrass

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