Medical Dictionary


noun bar·ley \ˈbär-lē\

Medical Definition of BARLEY

:  a cereal grass (genus Hordeum, especially H. vulgare) having the flowers in dense spikes with long awns; also :  its seed used in malt beverages and in breakfast foods and stock feeds
April 19, 2015
desiccate Hear it
to dry up or become dried up
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