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Definition of Millets

Millet
Millet Mil"let, n. [F., dim. of mil, L. milium; akin to Gr. ?, AS. mil.] (Bot.) The name of several cereal and forage grasses which bear an abundance of small roundish grains. The common millets of Germany and Southern Europe are Panicum miliaceum, and Setaria Italica.
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Note: Arabian millet is Sorghum Halepense. Egyptian or East Indian, millet is Penicillaria spicata. Indian millet is Sorghum vulgare. (See under Indian.) Italian millet is Setaria Italica, a coarse, rank-growing annual grass, valuable for fodder when cut young, and bearing nutritive seeds; -- called also Hungarian grass. Texas millet is Panicum Texanum. Wild millet, or Millet grass, is Milium effusum, a tail grass growing in woods.

Meaning of Millets from wikipedia

- food. Millets are important crops in the semiarid tropics of Asia and Africa (especially in India, Mali, Nigeria, and Niger), with 97% of millet production...
- community, without an overarching structure for the 'millet' as a whole. The notion of distinct millets corresponding to different religious communities within...
- worldwide. It accounts for about 50% of the total world production of millets. Pearl millet is commonly used to make bhakri flatbread. It is also boiled to...
- 1017/S0003598X00061378. ISSN 0003-598X. Alternative Field Crops Manual: Millets Siridhanya millets 粟の収穫 粟の脱穀 — "Harvest of foxtail millet" Gujō, Gifu, ****an...
- Lansing, MI Millet, Saint Lucia, a town in Anse la Raye Quarter Millet (surname) Millet (Ottoman Empire), an Ottoman religious community Millets, UK retailer...
- fodder. To promote millet cultivation, other potential uses have been considered recently. For example, starch derived from millets has been shown to be...
- 2018. Willy H. Verheye, ed. (2010). "Growth and Production of Sorghum and Millets". Soils, Plant Growth and Crop Production Volume II. EOLSS Publishers....
- and Columbia Sportswear. Millet is not related to Millets, a UK chain of shops selling outdoor clothing. "Outdoor: Why Millet Mountain Group is stepping...
- for mountain agriculture in Nepal" (PDF). |"Millets". Earth360. (2010-13). http://earth360.in/web/Millets.html Heuzé V., Tran G., Giger-Reverdin S., 2015...
- Rūm millet (millet-i Rûm), or "Roman nation", was the name of the Eastern Orthodox Christian community in the Ottoman Empire. Despite being subordinated...
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