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any of several varieties of sorghum, as durra or milo, grown for grain and forage.
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|Noun||1.||grain sorghum - any of several sorghums cultivated primarily for grain|
sorghum - economically important Old World tropical cereal grass
doura, dourah, durra, Egyptian corn, Guinea corn, Indian millet - sorghums of dry regions of Asia and North Africa
federita, feterita, Sorghum vulgare caudatum - a Sudanese sorghum having exceptionally large soft white grains
hegari - Sudanese sorghums having white seeds; one variety grown in southwestern United States
kaoliang - sorghums of China and Manchuria having small white or brown grains (used for food) and dry pithy stalks (used for fodder, fuel and thatching)
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