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English definition of “oats”


noun [plural] uk   /əʊts/ us    /oʊts/
a plant that is a type of grass, or its grain used in baking and cooking or to feed animals: a field of oats rolled oats (= oats that have been pressed flat) porridge oats These biscuits contain oats.CerealsAnimal food
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