grain sorghum


: any of several sorghums cultivated primarily for grain compare sorgo

Examples of grain sorghum in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Pedigree Puppy Growth & Protection Dry Dog Food Featuring real chicken as the first ingredient, this dry puppy food contains all-natural ingredients such as grain sorghum, ground barley, and oatmeal that provide essential carbohydrates for energy. Amber Smith, Discover Magazine, 20 June 2023 First five ingredients: Chicken, chicken meal, whole grain sorghum, whole grain barley, and whole grain oats 15. Amber Smith, Discover Magazine, 23 Oct. 2022 The associated loss estimates amounted to $70 million each in soybeans and rice, $60 million in corn, $6 million in cotton and approximately $1 million in wheat and grain sorghum. Arkansas Online, 23 June 2021 The LSU AgCenter has named Matt Foster as the statewide specialist for cotton, corn and grain sorghum, effective Jan. 19., 27 Dec. 2020 Beef meal, whole grain brown rice, whole grain millet, grain sorghum, chicken fat. Amber Smith, Discover Magazine, 19 Oct. 2022 This area of East Arkansas has considerable trouble with blackbirds, which destroy rice, soybeans, grain sorghum and other grains. Angelyn Dupwe, Arkansas Online, 8 Jan. 2023 Diamond Naturals Light Formula is also made with wholesome grains, including grain sorghum, brown rice, and millet. Amber Smith, Discover Magazine, 23 Oct. 2022 Russell Boening's dry land grain sorghum crop on June 15, 2021. Kate Gibson, CBS News, 29 July 2022 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1920, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of grain sorghum was in 1920

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“Grain sorghum.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Sep. 2023.

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grain sorghum

: any of several sorghums cultivated primarily for grain
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