millet


Definition: Meaning of, millet in English to English dictionary.

Pronunciation: / ˈmɪlɪt /

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  1. the small seeds of a plant similar to grass, used as food
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Millet


Definition: Meaning of, Millet in English to English dictionary.

Pronunciation: / ˈmɪlɪt /

  • noun
  • synonym
  • antonym
Word Forms:
Singular Plural
Millet millets
  1. 1814-1875 french painter of rural scenes
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Millet used in phrases

  • African millet (noun)
    1. east Indian cereal grass whose seed yield a somewhat bitter flour, a staple in the Orient
  • German millet (noun)
    1. millet having yellow grains in large drooping spikes
  • Indian millet (noun)
    1. valuable forage grass of dry upland areas and plains of western North America to northern Mexico
    2. sorghums of dry regions of Asia and North Africa
  • Italian millet (noun)
    1. coarse drought-resistant annual grass grown for grain, hay, and forage in Europe and Asia and chiefly for forage and hay in United States
  • Japanese barnyard millet (noun)
    1. coarse annual grass cultivated in Japan and southeastern Asia for its edible seeds and for forage; important wildlife food in United States
  • Japanese millet (noun)
    1. coarse annual grass cultivated in Japan and southeastern Asia for its edible seeds and for forage; important wildlife food in United States
  • Jean François Millet (noun)
    1. 1814-1875 french painter of rural scenes
  • Siberian millet (noun)
    1. millet having orange to reddish grains in long bristly spikes
  • Texas millet (noun)
    1. annual weedy grass used for hay
  • barn millet (noun)
    1. a coarse annual panic grass; a cosmopolitan weed; occasionally used for hay or grazing
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