Wordlist: Grain

 

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  • grain
    • grain, grains[ɡɹeɪn](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the harvested seeds of various grass-related food crops e.g. wheat, corn, barley
    • Example:
      • We stored a thousand tons of grain for the winter.
  • barley
    • barley[ˈbɑ:li](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • a strong cereal of the genus Hordeum, or its grains, often used as food or to make malted drinks
    • Example:
      • Did you harvest any barley last year?
  • maize
    • maize[meɪz](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • the most widely grown crop in the Americas, a grass domesticated by indigenous peoples in Mesoamerica, also known as corn
    • Example:
      • Because of its shallow roots, maize is susceptible to droughts.
      • Homophone(s):
        maze
  • oats
    • oats[əʊt](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • a species of cereal grain grown for its seed, which is known by the same name, makes up a large part of the diet of horses and is regularly fed to cattle as well
    • Example:
      • Oats are used in some brands of dog and chicken feed.
  • rye
    • rye[raɪ](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • a grass, closely related to barley and wheat, used for flour, rye bread, rye beer, some whiskies, some vodkas, and animal fodder
    • Example:
      • Rye is grown primarily in Eastern, Central and Northern Europe.
  • hop
    • hop[hɒp](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • a small genus of flowering plants native to temperate regions of the Northern Hemisphere, from whose flowers beer or ale is brewed
    • Example:
      • Hop shoots grow very rapidly.
  • wheat
    • wheat[wiːt](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • any of several cereal grains, of the genus Triticum, that yields flour as used in baking
    • Example:
      • Wheat grain is a staple food used to make flour for breads, biscuits, cookies, cakes, breakfast cereal, pasta, noodles, couscous and for fermentation to make beer, other alcoholic beverages or biofuel.
  • cotton
    • cotton[ˈkɒt.ən](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • a plant that encases its seed in a thin fibre that is harvested and used as a fabric or cloth
    • Example:
      • Joan only wears cotton shirts.
 

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        rye
        a grass, closely related to barley and wheat, used for flour, rye bread, rye beer, some whiskies, some vodkas, and animal fodder
        cotton
        a plant that encases its seed in a thin fibre that is harvested and used as a fabric or cloth
        maize
        the most widely grown crop in the Americas, a grass domesticated by indigenous peoples in Mesoamerica, also known as corn
        grain
        the harvested seeds of various grass-related food crops e.g. wheat, corn, barley
        wheat
        any of several cereal grains, of the genus Triticum, that yields flour as used in baking
        oats
        a species of cereal grain grown for its seed, which is known by the same name, makes up a large part of the diet of horses and is regularly fed to cattle as well
        barley
        a strong cereal of the genus Hordeum, or its grains, often used as food or to make malted drinks
        hop
        a small genus of flowering plants native to temperate regions of the Northern Hemisphere, from whose flowers beer or ale is brewed
         
         
         

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        rye
        a grass, closely related to barley and wheat, used for flour, rye bread, rye beer, some whiskies, some vodkas, and animal fodder
        cotton
        a plant that encases its seed in a thin fibre that is harvested and used as a fabric or cloth
        wheat
        any of several cereal grains, of the genus Triticum, that yields flour as used in baking
        oats
        a species of cereal grain grown for its seed, which is known by the same name, makes up a large part of the diet of horses and is regularly fed to cattle as well
        barley
        a strong cereal of the genus Hordeum, or its grains, often used as food or to make malted drinks
        maize
        the most widely grown crop in the Americas, a grass domesticated by indigenous peoples in Mesoamerica, also known as corn
        grain
        the harvested seeds of various grass-related food crops e.g. wheat, corn, barley
        hop
        a small genus of flowering plants native to temperate regions of the Northern Hemisphere, from whose flowers beer or ale is brewed
         
         
         
         
         

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