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English definition of “rye”

rye

noun [U]     /raɪ/
a type of grain, the seeds of which are used to make flour or whisky or to feed animals: rye breadSpirits and distillingCerealsAnimal food whisky made with rye: a glass of ryeSpirits and distilling
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