tocusso

noun
to·cus·so | \təˈku̇(ˌ)sō\
plural -s

Definition of tocusso 

: a grass (Eleusine tocussa) cultivated in Ethiopia for its edible seeds which are used especially in a dark heavy bread

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Amharic tokusso

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