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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See kaffir.

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  • n. A species of millet, Sorghum bicolor, a common ingredient in birdseed mixes.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a Cape Colony name for Indian millet.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. important for human and animal food; growth habit and stem form similar to Indian corn but having sawtooth-edged leaves


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