Mummy wheat - definition of Mummy wheat by The Free Dictionary
|(Bot.) ||wheat found in the ancient mummy cases of Egypt. No botanist now believes that genuine mummy wheat has been made to germinate in modern times.|
See also: Mummy
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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These wheat were called mummy wheat
that has been surrounded by many theories since it was discovered.
; Egyptian influence on the Homeric view of the afterlife and the Eleusinian mysteries.