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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Groats  \Groats\,  n.  pl  [OE.  grot,  AS  gr[=a]tan;  akin  to  Icel. 
  grautr  porridge,  and  to  E.  gritt,  grout.  See  {Grout}.] 
  Dried  grain,  as  oats  or  wheat,  hulled  and  broken  or  crushed; 
  in  high  milling,  cracked  fragments  of  wheat  larger  than 
  grits. 
 
  {Embden  groats},  crushed  oats. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  groats 
  n  :  the  hulled  and  crushed  grain  of  various  cereals 




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