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 for Tape grass
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Tape \Tape\, n. [AS. t[ae]ppe a fillet. Cf. Tapestry,
     1. A narrow fillet or band of cotton or linen; a narrow woven
        fabric used for strings and the like; as, curtains tied
        with tape.
        [1913 Webster]
     2. A tapeline; also, a metallic ribbon so marked as to serve
        as a tapeline; as, a steel tape.
        [1913 Webster]
     Red tape. See under Red.
     Tape+grass+(Bot.),+a+plant+({Vallisneria+spiralis">Tape grass (Bot.), a plant ({Vallisneria spiralis) with
        long ribbonlike leaves, growing in fresh or brackish
        water; -- called also fresh-water eelgrass, and, in
        Maryland, wild celery.
     Tape needle. See Bodkin, n., 4.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  tape grass
      n 1: submerged aquatic plant with ribbonlike leaves; Old World
           and Australia [syn: tape grass, eelgrass, wild
           celery, Vallisneria spiralis]

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