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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Small seed of any of various annual cereal grasses especially Setaria italica; Any of various small-grained annual cereal and forage grasses of the genera Panicum, Echinochloa, Setaria, Sorghum, and Eleusine.

Usage examples (31)
  • In the afternoon she may well have spent several hours pounding millet for the family's meal that evening.
  • Japanese millet, a domesticated variant of wild millet, is popular with ducks but overlooked by hunters.
  • Generally, their food consists largely of a kind of millet, which is almost tasteless ...
  • I think the millet was a bit sticky, but the stew was yums. for more
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