Rye



noun, Also called rye whiskey (for defs 4, 5).
1.
a widely cultivated cereal grass, Secale cereale, having one-nerved glumes and two- or three-flowered spikelets.
2.
the seeds or grain of this plant, used for making flour and whiskey, and as a livestock feed.
3.
rye bread.
4.
a straight whiskey distilled from a mash containing 51 percent or more rye grain.
5.
Northeastern U.S. and Canada. a blended whiskey.
adjective
6.
made with rye grain or flour:
rye rolls.
noun
1.
a male Gypsy.
noun
1.
a city in SE New York, on Long Island Sound.
noun
1.
a tall hardy widely cultivated annual grass, Secale cereale, having soft bluish-green leaves, bristly flower spikes, and light brown grain See also wild rye
2.
the grain of this grass, used in making flour and whiskey, and as a livestock food
3.
Also called rye whiskey. whiskey distilled from rye. US whiskey must by law contain not less than 51 per cent rye
4.
(US) short for rye bread
noun
1.
(dialect) a gentleman
noun
1.
a resort in SE England, in East Sussex: one of the Cinque Ports. Pop: 4195 (2001)

=Rie, (Heb. kussemeth), found in Ex. 9:32; Isa. 28:25, in all of which the margins of the Authorized and of the Revised Versions have “spelt.” This Hebrew word also occurs in Ezek. 4:9, where the Authorized Version has “fitches’ (q.v.) and the Revised Version “spelt.” This, there can be no doubt, was the Triticum spelta, a species of hard, rough-grained wheat.

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