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1rye

noun \ˈrī\

Definition of RYE

1
:  a hardy annual grass (Secale cereale) that is widely grown for grain and as a cover crop
2
:  the seeds of rye
3
:  rye bread

Origin of RYE

Middle English, from Old English ryge; akin to Old High German rocko rye, Lithuanian rugys
First Known Use: before 12th century

Other Food Terms

Reuben, calamari, chuck, curry, edamame, foie gras, hummus, leaven, nonpareil, peel

Rhymes with RYE

2rye

noun

Definition of RYE

:  a male Gypsy

Origin of RYE

Romany rai gentleman, master, from Sanskrit rājan king — more at royal
First Known Use: 1851

Other Anthropology Terms

ectomorph, ethnography, prehistory, yurt

Rye

geographical name \ˈrī\

Definition of RYE

town SE England in E. Sussex pop 4293

rye

noun \ˈrī\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of RYE

1
:  a hardy annual grass (Secale cereale) that is widely grown for grain and as a cover crop
2
:  the seeds of rye used for bread flour, whiskey manufacture, feed for farm animals (as poultry), and especially formerly in the roasted state as a coffee substitute

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