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ἄγρωστις, a grass that mules fed on
ἄγρ-ωστις, ιδος, Thphr. HP1.6.10
, and εως, Arist.HA552a15
(ii B. C.), ἡ, acc. ἄγρωστιν Plb.34.10.3
- Adogʼs-tooth grass, Cynodon Dactylon, ἄ. μελιηδής Od.6.90; εἱλιτενὴς ἄ. Theoc.13.42, cf. Aeschrio 6, D.S. 1.43, Dsc.4.29.
- 2 ἄ. ἐν Κιλικίᾳ Hordeum marinum, Dsc.4.32; ἄ. ἐν Παρνασσῷ grass of Parnassus, Parnassia palustris, ib.31.
ἄγρωστις : field-grass, grass; identified by some with ‘dogʼs tooth,’ by others with ‘panic.’