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rye

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noun \ˈrī\

Medical Definition of rye

  1. 1:  a hardy annual grass (Secale cereale) that is widely grown for grain and as a cover crop

  2. 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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