Definition of Millets

1. Noun. (plural of millet) ¹



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Definition of Millets

1. millet [n] - See also: millet

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Millets

miller moth
milleress
milleresses
millerite
millerites
millers
milles
millesimal
millesimally
millesimals
millesimate
millesimated
millet
millet seed
milletmeal
millets (current term)
millettia
millful
millhand
millhands
millhouse
millhouses
milli-
milli-amp
milli-farad
milli-farads
milli-joule
milli-joules
milli-ohm
milli-ohms

Literary usage of Millets

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1. Productive Farm Crops by Edward Gerrard Montgomery (1916)
"CHAPTER XXXIX millets THE name millet is applied to a considerable variety of plants, such as cultivated forms of fox-tail grasses, barnyard grass, ..."

2. Cyclopedia of American Agriculture: A Popular Survey of Agricultural by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1907)
"The millets are cultivated varieties of certain small-seeded cereal and forage grasses, which, in a strict sense, belong to the genus Panicum, or to closely ..."

3. Forage Plants and Their Culture by Charles Vancouver Piper (1914)
"The sorghums, too, have frequently been called " giant millets. ... The principal millets are the following: — Foxtail millet (Setaria italica), ..."

4. Forage Plants and Their Culture by Charles Vancouver Piper (1914)
"The sorghums, too, have frequently been called " giant millets. ... The principal millets are the following : — Foxtail millet (Setaria ..."

5. Forage Crops for Soiling, Silage, Hay and Pasture by Edward Burnett Voorhees (1917)
"There are several distinct kinds of millets, belonging to different genera of ... The Hungarian and German millets belong to the group of foxtail grasses of ..."

6. Bulletin by United States Bureau of Plant Industry, Division of Plant Industry, Queensland (1911)
"Mention is made in Bulletin 101 of the South Dakota Agricultural Experiment Station of the breeding work with foxtail millets carried on in cooperation with ..."

7. The Imperial Gazetteer of India by Sir William Wilson Hunter (1886)
"millets; PULSES; OIL-SEEDS. region of Mysore, the proportion under 'dry crops,' chiefly in Mysore; ragi, rises to 77 per cent, of the cultivated area, ..."

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