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doura


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Doura  \Dou"ra\,  n. 
  A  kind  of  millet.  See  {Durra}. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Durra  \Dur"ra\,  n.  [Ar.  dhorra.]  (Bot.) 
  A  kind  of  millet,  cultivated  throughout  Asia,  and  introduced 
  into  the  south  of  Europe;  a  variety  of  {Sorghum  vulgare};  -- 
  called  also  {Indian  millet},  and  {Guinea  corn}.  [Written  also 
  {dhoorra},  {dhurra},  {doura},  etc.] 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  doura 
  n  :  sorghums  of  dry  regions  of  Asia  and  North  Africa  [syn:  {durra}, 
  {dourah},  {Egyptian  corn},  {Indian  millet},  {Guinea  corn}] 




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