any Australian plant of the genus Xanthorrhoea, of the lily family, having a stout, woody stem bearing a tuft of long grasslike leaves and a dense flower spike.
Also called black boy, yacca, yacka. any plant of the Australian genus Xanthorrhoea, having a woody stem, stiff grasslike leaves, and a spike of small white flowers: family Xanthorrhoeaceae. Some species produce fragrant resins See also acaroid gum
any of several similar Australasian plants
[gras-ee, grah-see] /ˈgræs i, ˈgrɑ si/ adjective, grassier, grassiest. 1. covered with . 2. of, like, or pertaining to ; grasslike. 3. of the color of : grassy green. /ˈɡrɑːsɪ/ adjective grassier, grassiest 1. covered with, containing, or resembling grass adj. mid-15c., from grass + -y (2).
[per-soh-nah grah-tah; English per-soh-nuh grah-tuh, grey-tuh, grat-uh] /pɛrˈsoʊ nɑ ˈgrɑ tɑ; English pərˈsoʊ nə ˈgrɑ tə, ˈgreɪ tə, ˈgræt ə/ noun, plural personae gratae [per-soh-nahy grah-tahy; English per-soh-nee grah-tee, grey-, grat-ee] /pɛrˈsoʊ naɪ ˈgrɑ taɪ; English pərˈsoʊ ni ˈgrɑ ti, ˈgreɪ-, ˈgræt i/ (Show IPA). Latin. 1. an acceptable person, especially a diplomatic representative acceptable […]
[greyt] /greɪt/ noun 1. a frame of metal bars for holding fuel when burning, as in a fireplace, furnace, or stove. 2. a framework of parallel or crossed bars, used as a partition, guard, cover, or the like; . 3. a fireplace. verb (used with object), grated, grating. 4. to furnish with a grate or […]
[jee-rey-tid] /ˈdʒiˌreɪ tɪd/ adjective 1. (of a motion picture) deemed suitable for viewers of all ages: a G-rated film.