For all your dictionary needs!
Tip. You can look up words, expressions, names, titles...
Header of African Rice

African Rice

Definition of the noun African Rice

What does African Rice mean as a name of something?

African rice is the vernacular name of the Oryza glaberrima, a species of Oryza.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for African Rice

Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of International Organizations in Africa and the Middle East (2015)

by Terry M. Mays

WEST AFRICAN RICE DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATION (WARDA)/ ASSOCIATION POUR LE DEVELOPPEMENT DE LA RIZICULTURE EN L' AFRIQUE DE L'OUEST (ADRAO). WARDA was established in 1971 and headquartered in Bouake, ...

Google previewThe Oxford Encyclopedia of Food and Drink in America (2013)

by Andrew Smith

sativa was introduced into West Africa, probably by the Portuguese, and it largely replaced indigenous African rice, mainly because of its higher yields. Asian rice, the major modern commercial rice, has two major ...

Google previewFood and Drink in American History (2013)

A "Full Course" Encyclopedia by Andrew F. Smith

The second domesticated species was African rice (Oryza glaberrima), which has been cultivated in West Africa for the past 3,500 years. Asian rice had higher yields, and when it was introduced into West Africa, it replaced indigenous African ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of African History 3-Volume Set (2013)

by Kevin Shillington

and Oryza glaberrima (African rice). The second zone was probably the original source of many domesticates presently found farther ...

Google previewThe Visual Food Encyclopedia (2012)

The species glaberrima, or “African rice,” is grown mainly in Africa; the latter is more recent and less widespread, as it does not adapt as well to different climatic conditions. The over 8,000 varieties of rice are generally divided into short grain ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Food and Nutrition (2009)

by David A. Bender

rice, red West African rice, Oryza glaberrima, with red bran layer. rice, sierraSeeRICE, FERMENTED. rice, ...

Google previewDictionary of Environment and Development (1993)

People, Places, Ideas, and Organizations by Andy Crump

- Established in 1971, based in Liberia, originally founded as the West African Rice Development Association ( WARDA). The institute's work programme was directed at the promotion of self- ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of the History of Science, Technology, and Medicine in Non-Westen Cultures (1997)

by Helaine Selin

African rice, white yam, sorghum, and oil palm). Greater recognition is still ...

Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for African Rice

Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:

Photos about African Rice

If you need images about African Rice for an article or a report, you can download stock photos at a very small price:
Small photo of Coconut Jollof Rice.African RiceSmall photo of Coconut Jollof Rice.African RiceSmall photo of Coconut Jollof Rice.African RiceSmall photo of Coconut Jollof Rice.African RiceSmall photo of Coconut Jollof Rice.African RiceSmall photo of Coconut Jollof Rice.African Rice More...

Video language resources about African Rice

Click on an item to play that video:

Share this page

Next...

Go to the usage examples of African Rice to see it in context!


Privacy Policy | Cookies Policy
Keyword Tool | Romanian-English Dictionary