Meaning of Korean lawn grass

Kore'an lawn' grass"

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. an Asiatic creeping grass, Zoysia japonica, used esp. in the southeastern U.S., having purplish spikelets and rootstalks that send up numerous tough, wiry shoots. Also called
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