ambercane

noun

plural -s
: a sorghum (Sorghum dochna) used especially in southern Africa as a fodder and grain crop

Word History

Etymology

so called from its color

First Known Use

1873, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of ambercane was in 1873

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“Ambercane.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ambercane. Accessed 26 Feb. 2024.

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