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Definition 1: type genus of Cyperaceae; grasslike rhizomatous herbs; cosmopolitan except very cold regions - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for cyperus in the sense of this definition

(cyperus is a kind of ...) genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed

(cyperus is a kind of ...) bulrush; chufa; cotton grass; papyrus; umbrella plant

(cyperus is a member of ...) African sedge widely cultivated as an ornamental water plant for its terminal umbrellalike cluster of slender grasslike leaves

(cyperus is a member of ...) European sedge having small edible nutlike tubers

(cyperus is a member of ...) European sedge having rough-edged leaves and spikelets of reddish flowers and aromatic roots

(cyperus is a member of ...) tall sedge of the Nile valley yielding fiber that served many purposes in historic times

(cyperus is a member of ...) a widely distributed perennial sedge having small edible nutlike tubers

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