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  • n. Oat groats that have been rolled into flat flakes under heavy rollers.

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

  • n. meal made from rolled or ground oats


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  • Go out into the supply camp and look at "the grub pile" – the great quarters of beef, naked and rosy – turn over the jagged vertebræ of a Manitoban range-ox and wonder however it grew; poke your fingers into sacks of rolled oats for "halesome parritch," rice, beans, and flour; poke two fingers, three if you like, into the raisins, prunes, peaches and syrup, and then put them in your mouth.

    Janey Canuck in the West


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