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Definition of millet noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



 noun noun BrE BrE//ˈmɪlɪt// ; NAmE NAmE//ˈmɪlɪt// [uncountable] Carbohydrates jump to other results
enlarge image a type of plant that grows in hot countries and produces very small seeds. The seeds are used as food, mainly to make flour, and also to feed to birds and animals. See related entries: Carbohydrates Word Originlate Middle English: from French, diminutive of dialect mil, from Latin milium. See millet in the Oxford Advanced American DictionaryCheck pronunciation: millet Other Links

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