genus Triticum


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Noun1.genus Triticum - annual cereal grasses from Mediterranean areagenus Triticum - annual cereal grasses from Mediterranean area; widely cultivated in temperate regions
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
family Graminaceae, family Gramineae, family Poaceae, Graminaceae, Gramineae, grass family, Poaceae - the grasses: chiefly herbaceous but some woody plants including cereals; bamboo; reeds; sugar cane
wheat - annual or biennial grass having erect flower spikes and light brown grains
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Wheat starch refers to a white-colored powder that is derived from the wheat plant of the genus Triticum from the grass family, Gramineae.
Reconstruction of the phylogeny of the genus Triticum from variation in repeated nucleotide sequences.