an Indian grass of the genus Saccharum, used in some areas for fodder, thatching, etc., and being in other areas a troublesome weed.
[kan-zuh, -suh] /ˈkæn zə, -sə/ noun, plural Kansas (especially collectively) Kansa for 1. 1. a member of a North American Indian people formerly of eastern Kansas, now living mostly in northern Oklahoma. 2. the Siouan language of the Kansa. [kahn-suh] /ˈkɑn sə/ noun, Hindu Legend. 1. a tyrannical king killed by Krishna.
[kan-zuh n] /ˈkæn zən/ noun 1. a native or inhabitant of . 2. Geology. the Kansan Stage. adjective 3. of or relating to the state of . 4. Geology. of or relating to the second stage of the Pleistocene glaciation of North America. /ˈkænzən/ noun 1. a native or inhabitant of Kansas adjective 2. of […]
[kan-zuh s] /ˈkæn zəs/ noun 1. a state in the central United States: a part of the Midwest. 82,276 sq. mi. (213,094 sq. km). Capital: Topeka. Abbreviation: KS (for use with zip code), Kans., Kan., Kas. 2. a river in NE Kansas, flowing E to the Missouri River. 169 miles (270 km) long. [kan-zuh, -suh] […]
noun 1. a city in W Missouri, at the confluence of the Kansas and Missouri rivers. 2. a city in NE Kansas, adjacent to Kansas City, Mo. noun 1. a city in W Missouri, at the confluence of the Missouri and Kansas Rivers: important centre of livestock and meat-packing industry. Pop: 442 768 (2003 est) […]