wheat berry


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wheat′ ber`ry


n.
the whole kernel of wheat, sometimes cracked or ground and made into bread or used as a cereal.
[1535–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.wheat berry - a grain of wheatwheat berry - a grain of wheat      
wheat - annual or biennial grass having erect flower spikes and light brown grains
caryopsis, grain - dry seed-like fruit produced by the cereal grasses: e.g. wheat, barley, Indian corn
2.wheat berry - grains of common wheat; sometimes cooked whole or cracked as cereal; usually ground into flour
food grain, grain, cereal - foodstuff prepared from the starchy grains of cereal grasses
bulghur, bulgur, bulgur wheat - parched crushed wheat
cracked wheat - grains of wheat that have been crushed into small pieces
wheat germ - embryo of the wheat kernel; removed before milling and eaten as a source of vitamins
common wheat, Triticum aestivum - widely cultivated in temperate regions in many varieties for its commercially important grain
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The germ is the heart of the wheat berry and is where the plant embryo is located.
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If you put a wheat berry on a hard surface and increase the pressure of a sharp knife blade on it, it will suddenly split cleanly into two pieces.
Instead of a single, large sheet of wheat, the rollers discharged a single flake for each stale wheat berry and cereal flakes were born.