palay

noun
pa·​lay | \ ˈpäˌlī \
plural -s

Definition of palay

: rice at any stage prior to husking used especially in the Philippines

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History and Etymology for palay

Tagalog, akin to Malay padi

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“Palay.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/palay. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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