shallu

noun
shal·​lu | \ ˈshaˌlü \
plural -s

Definition of shallu

: any of various grain sorghums usually held to constitute a distinct variety (Sorghum vulgare roxburghii), introduced into the U.S. from India, and having slender dry stalks, large open pale yellow heads, and small hard seeds that are exposed at maturity

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History and Etymology for shallu

Marathi śāḷū

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“Shallu.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/shallu. Accessed 17 May. 2022.

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