great millet


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Related to great millet: Common millet, millet seed
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Noun1.great millet - important for human and animal foodgreat millet - important for human and animal food; growth habit and stem form similar to Indian corn but having sawtooth-edged leaves
sorghum - economically important Old World tropical cereal grass
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Moench) is a [C.sub.4] herbaceous annual plant, and is popularly known by a particular names in particular country like great millet, kafir corn, durra, mtama, jowar, kaoliang and milo in West Africa, South Africa, Sudan, Eastern Africa, India, China, United States respectively (Purseglove, 1972).
Merthyr town centre was brought to a standstill, something which hasn't happened since the great Millets white towelling sock sale of 1996.