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tall-grass prairienoun [C or U]

uk   /ˌtɔːl.ɡrɑːs ˈpreə.ri/  us   /ˌtɑːl.ɡræs ˈprer.i/ US
a wide area of flat land in the central part of the US where various types of tall grass grow
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