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KURAKKAN

 Dictionary entry overview: What does kurakkan mean? 

KURAKKAN (noun)
  The noun KURAKKAN has 1 sense:

1. East Indian cereal grass whose seed yield a somewhat bitter flour, a staple in the Orient

  Familiarity information: KURAKKAN used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


KURAKKAN (noun)


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Meaning:

East Indian cereal grass whose seed yield a somewhat bitter flour, a staple in the Orient

Classified under:

Nouns denoting plants

Synonyms:

African millet; coracan; corakan; Eleusine coracana; finger millet; kurakkan; ragee; ragi

Hypernyms ("kurakkan" is a kind of...):

millet (any of various small-grained annual cereal and forage grasses of the genera Panicum, Echinochloa, Setaria, Sorghum, and Eleusine)

Holonyms ("kurakkan" is a member of...):

Eleusine; genus Eleusine (annual and perennial grasses of savannas and upland grasslands)


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