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Definition of Beach grass

Beach grass
Beach Beach (b[=e]ch), n.; pl. Beaches (-[e^]z). [Cf. Sw. backe hill, Dan. bakke, Icel. bakki hill, bank. Cf. Bank.] 1. Pebbles, collectively; shingle. 2. The shore of the sea, or of a lake, which is washed by the waves; especially, a sandy or pebbly shore; the strand. Beach flea (Zo["o]l.), the common name of many species of amphipod Crustacea, of the family Orchestid[ae], living on the sea beaches, and leaping like fleas. Beach grass (Bot.), a coarse grass (Ammophila arundinacea), growing on the sandy shores of lakes and seas, which, by its interlaced running rootstocks, binds the sand together, and resists the encroachment of the waves. Beach wagon, a light open wagon with two or more seats. Raised beach, an accumulation of water-worn stones, gravel, sand, and other shore deposits, above the present level of wave action, whether actually raised by elevation of the coast, as in Norway, or left by the receding waters, as in many lake and river regions.

Meaning of Beach grass from wikipedia

- Ammophila (synonymous with Psamma P. Beauv.) is a genus of flowering plants consisting of two or three very similar species of gr****es. The common names...
- area. It is a barrier beach, defined by sand dunes, rosa ragusa, and beach gr****. It is 50 yards wide at some points, and is the sole land access to the...
- architects to other stable Long Island beaches, who reported that a beach gr**** (Ammophila arenaria), whose roots grew sideways in search of water, held...
- and insects. They prefer sand-covered slopes with patches of sea oats, beach gr****, other gr****es and herbs. Interior sand dune ridges provide vital habitat...
- park in the 1930s. During the 1940s and 1950s, workers planted European beach gr****, s**** pine, and Scotch broom to stabilize the dunes—a process that took...
- and 300,000 nails. The city contributed 600 palmetto trees and 50,000 beach gr**** seedlings. Myrtle Beach had a wooden boardwalk in the 1930s. After being...
- the Great Lakes s****s. It builds its nests higher on the s**** near beach gr**** and other objects. It is very rare to see a piping plover anywhere outside...
- Ardmore and the boardwalk, near Thorndale beach is a small park district beach gr**** reserve for migrating birds and butterflies. Foster Avenue Beach is...
- against large storms. The Park System constantly plants erosion-fighting beach gr**** to reinforce the dunes and takes other protective measures to sustain...
- The Beach is a 2000 English-language drama thriller film directed by Danny Boyle and based on the 1996 novel of the same name by Alex Garland, which was...
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