Indian wheat

maize or Indian corn.
(Bot.) a grain (Fagopyrum Tartaricum) much like buckwheat, but only half as large.

See also: Indian, Wheat

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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