milo

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noun mi·lo \ˈmī-(ˌ)lō\

Definition of milo

plural

milos

  1. :  a small usually early and drought-resistant grain sorghum with compact bearded heads of large yellow or whitish seeds

Origin and Etymology of milo

perhaps from Sesotho maili


First Known Use: 1882


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