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sor·go

also sor·gho  (sôr′gō)
n. pl. sor·gos also sor·ghos
Any of various sorghums that are cultivated as a source of syrup. Also called sweet sorghum.

[Italian; see sorghum.]

sorgo

(ˈsɔːɡəʊ) or

sorgho

n, pl -gos or -ghos
(Plants) any of several varieties of sorghum that have watery sweet juice and are grown for fodder, silage, or syrup
[Italian]

sor•go

or sor•gho

(ˈsɔr goʊ)

n., pl. -gos or -ghos.
any of several varieties of sorghum grown chiefly for the sweet juice yielded by the stems, used in making sugar and syrup and also for fodder.
Also called sweet sorghum.
[1750–60]

Sorgo

Those plants of the genus Sorghum that were also called sweet sorghums.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Sorgo - any of several sorghums cultivated as a source of syrupsorgo - any of several sorghums cultivated as a source of syrup
sorghum - economically important Old World tropical cereal grass
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