A forb (sometimes spelled phorb) is a herbaceous flowering plant that is not a graminoid (grasses, sedges and rushes). The term is used in biology and in ...
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A broad-leaved herb other than a grass, especially one growing in a field, prairie, or meadow. [From Greek phorbē, fodder, from pherbein, to graze.] American ...
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a broad-leaved herbaceous plant, as distinguished from the grasses, sedges,
shrubs, and trees. Origin of
known as Leguminosae),
1920-25; < Greek phorbḗ food, fodder, derivative of phérbein to feed; akin to Old English beorgan, birgan to taste, eat, Old Norse bergja to taste. Dictionary.com ...
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