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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A tall grass that grows in South America. Also: The mostly grass-covered plains of South America.

Usage examples (35)
  • The wild horses grazed on the pampas in Argentina.
  • There were places called pampas, for instance, that sounded well.
  • A common phenomenon on the pampas is a sudden migration of the horses of a district to some distant place.
  • Remember The frothy fronds of the pampas are a favourite of the suburbs, but the soft silvery tassles of the misacanthus are equally for more
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