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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The edible seed or seed like fruit of grasses such as wheat, Indian corn, oats or buckwheat.

Usage examples (26)
  • Tom exclaimed and the rest of the grain is not even lodged.
  • Saw the board across the grain
  • A grain of sand
  • The amount of revenue collected in grain is omitted, as being of less interest: – for more
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