Triticum aestivum spelta


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Noun1.Triticum aestivum spelta - hardy wheat grown mostly in Europe for livestock feedTriticum aestivum spelta - hardy wheat grown mostly in Europe for livestock feed
wheat - annual or biennial grass having erect flower spikes and light brown grains
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Spelt (Triticum aestivum spelta) is also considered an "ancient" variety of wheat that was widely cultivated until the varieties more compatible with modern fertilizers and mechanical harvesting took over.
Spelt (Triticum aestivum spelta) and wheat are distant relatives with much in common, such as their role as a primary ingredient in traditional recipes for bread and pasta.