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noun 1. a tall grass, Pennisetum americanum (or P. glaucum), cultivated in Africa, the Orient, and the southern U.S. for its edible seeds and as a forage plant. noun 1. a tall grass, Pennisetum glaucum, cultivated in Africa, E Asia, and the southern US as animal fodder and for its pearly white seeds, which are […]
noun, Architecture. 1. a molding having the form of a row of pearls.
- Pearl of great price
A phrase from one of the parables of Jesus; he compares the journey to heaven to a search for fine pearls conducted by a merchant, “who, when he had found one pearl of great price, went and sold all that he had, and bought it.” Note: The expression has come to mean anything that is […]
noun 1. a small white onion, often pickled and used as an appetizer or garnish.