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ben·ne

 (bĕn′ē)
n.
See sesame.

[Wolof and Malinke bene.]

benne

(ˈbɛnɪ)
n
1. (Plants) another name for sesame
2. (Plants) benne oil the edible oil obtained from sesame seeds
[C18: from Malay bene; compare Bambara bene]

ben•ne

(ˈbɛn i)

n.
the sesame plant or its seeds.
[1760–70, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.benne - East Indian annual erect herbbenne - East Indian annual erect herb; source of sesame seed or benniseed and sesame oil
benniseed, sesame seed - small oval seeds of the sesame plant
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
genus Sesamum, Sesamum - tropical African and Indian herbs
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Several include Lewis-inspired recipes for dishes such as blackberry cobbler, benne seed wafers, or Dungeness crab chowder with fennel, Jerusalem artichokes, and chives.
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Cote chargement, la benne mesure 1,40 m de long sur 1,39 m de large pour une charge utile de 815 kg.
un vhicule mini benne compaction de 5 m3 de volume sur un chssis de 4,5 tonnes (dsign dans les pices de la prsente consultation comme: vhicule n1 du lot n3),
A l'origine du bras de fer, les jugements prononces le 26 avril dernier a l'encontre des fonctionnaires [beaucoup moins que]impliques[beaucoup plus grand que] dans le deces de Mohcine Fikri, broye par une benne a ordures.
The Roles Survey, adapted from Benne and Sheats, asked students to identify the discussion roles at which they excelled I entered the values in Excel as summarized in Figure 7.
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This year's recipients, Benjamin Benne and Marisa Carr, will each receive a $10,000 prize, as well as $2,500 for living expenses and $1,500 in development funds.
The final section profiles some elements of the restored Lowcountry cuisine: rice, sugar cane, sorghum, oil (especially from benne, a kind of sesame), peanuts, and citrus.
The newcomer to the lunch and dinner menu is a Crawfish Etouffee ($14), made with Carolina Gold rice, Creole seasoning and Benne seeds.
Benne Henton (soloist in Conway and Sousa bands, as well as a concert and recording artist called "the Paganini of the Saxophone").