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oatsnoun [plural]

uk   /əʊts/  us   /oʊts/
a ​plant that is a ​type of ​grass, or ​itsgrain used in ​baking and ​cooking or to ​feedanimals: a ​field of oats rolled oats (= oats that have been ​pressedflat) These ​biscuitscontain oats.UK porridge oats
(Definition of oats from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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oatsplural noun

 us   /oʊts/
a ​tallplantgrown for ​itsgrain, or the ​grain from this ​plant used for ​food
oat
adjective  us   /oʊt/
oat ​bran
(Definition of oats from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “oats”
in Korean 귀리…
in Arabic شوفان…
in Malaysian pokok oat…
in French avoine…
in Russian овес…
in Chinese (Traditional) 燕麥…
in Italian avena…
in Turkish yulaf…
in Polish owies…
in Spanish avena…
in Vietnamese yến mạch…
in Portuguese aveia…
in Thai ข้าวโอ๊ต…
in German der Hafer…
in Catalan civada…
in Japanese カラスムギ(の粒)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 燕麦…
in Indonesian gandum…
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