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ragi

ragi

noun ra·gi \ˈra-gē, ˈrä-\

Definition of RAGI

:  an Old World cereal grass (Eleusine coracana) yielding a staple food crop especially in India and Africa; also :  the seeds of ragi used for food

Origin of RAGI

perhaps from Deccan Hindi rāgī
First Known Use: 1792

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