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Definition of the noun african millet
What does african millet mean as a name of something?
- East Indian cereal grass whose seed yield a somewhat bitter flour, a staple in the Orient
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- scientific names: Cynodon coracanus / species Cynodon coracanus / Cynosurus coracanus / species Cynosurus coracanus / Eleusine cerealis / species Eleusine cerealis / Eleusine coracana alba / variety Eleusine coracana alba / Eleusine coracana atra / variety Eleusine coracana atra / Eleusine coracana fusca / variety Eleusine coracana fusca / Eleusine coracana stricta / variety Eleusine coracana stricta / Eleusine coracana tocussa / variety Eleusine coracana tocussa / Eleusine dagussa / species Eleusine dagussa / Eleusine indica coracana / subspecies Eleusine indica coracana / variety Eleusine indica coracana / Eleusine indica stricta / variety Eleusine indica stricta / Eleusine luco / species Eleusine luco / Eleusine ovalis / species Eleusine ovalis / Eleusine pilosa / species Eleusine pilosa / Eleusine reniformis / species Eleusine reniformis / Eleusine rigida / species Eleusine rigida / Eleusine sphaerosperma / species Eleusine sphaerosperma / Eleusine stricta / species Eleusine stricta / Eleusine stricta alboabbreviata / variety Eleusine stricta alboabbreviata / Eleusine stricta alboelongata / variety Eleusine stricta alboelongata / Eleusine stricta fuscoabbreviata / variety Eleusine stricta fuscoabbreviata / Eleusine stricta fuscoelongata / variety Eleusine stricta fuscoelongata / Eleusine stricta rufoabbreviata / variety Eleusine stricta rufoabbreviata / Eleusine stricta rufoelongata / variety Eleusine stricta rufoelongata / Eleusine tocussa / species Eleusine tocussa / Eleusine tocussa erytroleuca / variety Eleusine tocussa erytroleuca / Eleusine tocussa erytromelana / variety Eleusine tocussa erytromelana / Eleusine tocussa flavocarpa / variety Eleusine tocussa flavocarpa / Eleusine tocussa leucocarpa / variety Eleusine tocussa leucocarpa / Eleusine tocussa melanocarpa / variety Eleusine tocussa melanocarpa / Eleusine tocussa olivacea / variety Eleusine tocussa olivacea / Eleusine coracana
- synonyms of African millet: coracan / corakan / finger millet / kurakkan / ragee / ragi
- more generic word: millet = any of various small-grained annual cereal and forage grasses of the genera Panicum, Echinochloa, Setaria, Sorghum, and Eleusine
- member of: Eleusine / genus Eleusine = annual and perennial grasses of savannas and upland grasslands
- geographic area: North America
- observational distribution: specimen and observational data from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility Network (not necessarily true occurrence density gradients)
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Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi
Gaertner English: Indian millet, African millet, finger millet, African finger millet, millet, coracan, kurakkan, korakan , dagussa, gagussa, garindi, poko grass, rapoko grass, ragi India: ragi, ragi millet, ...
by Mwalimu J. Shujaa, Kenya J. Shujaa
Similar to African millet bread, cornbread was traditionally fried into cakes to be eaten with palm oil or sauces made with meat or fish, and it continues to be prepared in this manner throughout much of Africa today. As early as 1739, naturalist ...
The domestic encyclopaedia (1802)
or, A dictionary of facts, and useful knowledge, comprehending a concise view of the latest discoveries, inventions, and improvements, chiefly applicable to rural and domestic enconomy ... by Anthony Florian Madinger Willich
es, called the African Millet, the culture of which has been recommended by M.
by Carla Emery
“African Millet” Proso Millet Foxtail Millet Pearl Millet Teff P LANTING , H ARVESTING, AND U SING M ILLET Planting Harvesting Hulling Cookingwith Millet O ATS P O ATS Climate LANTING ANDGROWING Varieties When to Plant How Much ...
Encyclopedia of Food Grains (2015)
by Colin W Wrigley, Harold Corke, Koushik Seetharaman, Jonathan Faubion
Wild rice Zizania palustris Northern wild rice Chloridoideae Eragrostideae Eleusine coracana Finger millet, African millet, Indian millet Eragrostis tef Tef, teff, teff grass Panicoideae Andropogoneae Sorghum bicolor Sorghum, grain sorghum, ...
The Current Encyclopedia (1901)
A Monthly Record of Human Progress
and 2, black-hulled white Kafir corn (African millet). No. 3, white Kafir corn. No. 4, red Kalir corn. Food Constituents in Kafir Cobn and Indian Corn (Fresh or. comprises those departments which are not primarily dangerous, and where the ...
by Louisa Pansegrouw
warthog African millet beer pombe African monkey blue, colobus, ...
Luo Biological Dictionary (1998)
by J. O. Kokwaro, Timothy Johns
African millet; Eleusine coracana; Kal. African sausage tree; Kigelia africana; Yago.
The Encyclopedia Americana (1904)
by Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines
Sometimes Elusinc coracana is called African millet. In general they constitute one of the most important groups of food-plants, since they are the staple diet of about one third of the world's population, the annual plantation in India alone being ...
Ethnopharmacology and Its Applications by Christian Rätsch
— African millet, finger millet Setariaglauca (L.)Beauv. somlata (Nepali,“soma ...
The Complete Farmer Or a General Dictionary of Husbandry In All Its Branches, Containing the Various Methods of Cultivating and Improving Every Species of Land ... The 4. Ed. Improved and Enlarged (1793)
by [Anonymus AC09851718]
The following account of the culture and amazing produce of the African millet, was fent by the ingenious Mr. Burton, to the editors of the Museum Rufticum.
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