Definition of Wheat grass. Meaning of Wheat grass. Synonyms of Wheat grass
Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Wheat grass. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Wheat grass and, of course, Wheat grass synonyms and on the right images related to the word Wheat grass.
Definition of Wheat grass
Wheat grassWheat Wheat (hw[=e]t), n. [OE. whete, AS. hw[=ae]te; akin to
OS. hw[=e]ti, D. weit, G. weizen, OHG. weizzi, Icel. hveiti,
Sw. hvete, Dan. hvede, Goth. hwaiteis, and E. white. See
A cereal grass (Triticum vulgare) and its grain, which
furnishes a white flour for bread, and, next to rice, is the
grain most largely used by the human race.
Note: Of this grain the varieties are numerous, as red wheat,
white wheat, bald wheat, bearded wheat, winter wheat,
summer wheat, and the like. Wheat is not known to exist
as a wild native plant, and all statements as to its
origin are either incorrect or at best only guesses.
Buck wheat. (Bot.) See Buckwheat.
German wheat. (Bot.) See 2d Spelt.
Guinea wheat (Bot.), a name for Indian corn.
Indian wheat, or Tartary wheat (Bot.), a grain
(Fagopyrum Tartaricum) much like buckwheat, but only
half as large.
Turkey wheat (Bot.), a name for Indian corn.
Wheat aphid, or Wheat aphis (Zo["o]l.), any one of
several species of Aphis and allied genera, which suck the
sap of growing wheat.
Wheat beetle. (Zo["o]l.)
(a) A small, slender, rusty brown beetle (Sylvanus
Surinamensis) whose larv[ae] feed upon wheat, rice, and
(b) A very small, reddish brown, oval beetle (Anobium
paniceum) whose larv[ae] eat the interior of grains of
Wheat duck (Zo["o]l.), the American widgeon. [Western U.
Wheat fly. (Zo["o]l.) Same as Wheat midge, below.
Wheat grass (Bot.), a kind of grass (Agropyrum caninum)
somewhat resembling wheat. It grows in the northern parts
of Europe and America.
Wheat jointworm. (Zo["o]l.) See Jointworm.
Wheat louse (Zo["o]l.), any wheat aphid.
Wheat maggot (Zo["o]l.), the larva of a wheat midge.
Wheat midge. (Zo["o]l.)
(a) A small two-winged fly (Diplosis tritici) which is very
destructive to growing wheat, both in Europe and America.
The female lays her eggs in the flowers of wheat, and the
larv[ae] suck the juice of the young kernels and when
full grown change to pup[ae] in the earth.
(b) The Hessian fly. See under Hessian.
Wheat moth (Zo["o]l.), any moth whose larv[ae] devour the
grains of wheat, chiefly after it is harvested; a grain
moth. See Angoumois Moth, also Grain moth, under
Wheat thief (Bot.), gromwell; -- so called because it is a
troublesome weed in wheat fields. See Gromwell.
Wheat thrips (Zo["o]l.), a small brown thrips (Thrips
cerealium) which is very injurious to the grains of
Wheat weevil. (Zo["o]l.)
(a) The grain weevil.
(b) The rice weevil when found in wheat.
Meaning of Wheat grass from wikipedia
is a gr**** widely cultivated
for its seed, a cereal grain which
is a worldwide staple
food. The many species
of wheat together
make up the genus...
- of all dietary
energy; rice provides
20%, wheat supplies
(corn) 5.5%, and other grains
that are hollow except
- Wheatgr**** is the freshly sprouted first leaves
of the common wheat plant
(Triti**** aestivum), used as a food, drink, or dietary
- Common wheat
(Triti**** aestivum), also known
as bread wheat
, is a cultivated wheat
95% of wheat produced worldwide
is common wheat
; it is...
cristatum, the crested wheat gr****
wheatgr****, fairway crested wheat gr****
, is a species
in the family
Poaceae. This plant
- Wheat flour
is a powder
made from the grinding
used for human
consumption. Wheat varieties
"soft" or "weak" if gluten content
- closely related
to the wheat
(tribe Triticeae) that includes
such economically important genera
as Triti**** (wheat
- 223. ISBN 978-1-4496-4884-8. Perhaps
such as corn and wheat
- Christopher. The plot concerns
off all forms
rice and wheat
. Its publication
in The Sa****ay Evening
- part of the grain
fruit), leaving behind
the germ or protein/fat/vitamin-rich part and the bran or fiber
part. Wheat middlings comprise
Recent Searches ...
Related images to Wheat grass