proso millet

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pro·so millet

An annual grass (Panicum miliaceum) having a large drooping panicle and adapted to dry soils, widely cultivated in prehistoric Eurasia for its grain and now grown in North America chiefly for birdseed and livestock feed. Also called broomcorn millet, common millet.

[Russian or Polish proso, millet.]
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Em relacao a classificacao dos tipos de procedimentos, observou-se que a maior busca foi por realizacao de exerese de lesoes superficiais como cisto, lipoma, nevo, dermatose papulosa nigra, fibroma mole, verruga, millium, entre outras.
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Seranus quoque ei suffectus in uinculis misere obiit, post has dua e immensae insulae qua rum altera Porne : altera autem Solol ambitu milliariorum trium millium .
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Bentley's skill in textual emendation and his knowledge of ancient meter were strikingly displayed in the short treatise Epistola ad Joannem Millium (1691).
In her commentary on the line,(8) Miss Romer collects a number of other occurrences of the formula, one of which is a short text of Porphyry first discovered by Richard Bentley and published in his famed Epistula ad Millium.(9) She reproduces Bentley's editio princeps, adding (p.