Definisi 'grain'
English to English
noun
1 a relatively small granular particle of a substance
Example:
• a grain of sand
• a grain of sugar
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2 foodstuff prepared from the starchy grains of cereal grasses
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3 the side of leather from which the hair has been removed
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4 a weight unit used for pearls or diamonds: 50 mg or 1/4 carat
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5 1/60 dram; equals an avoirdupois grain or 64.799 milligrams
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6 1/7000 pound; equals a troy grain or 64.799 milligrams
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7 dry seed-like fruit produced by the cereal grasses: e.g. wheat, barley, Indian corn
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8 a cereal grass
Example:
• wheat is a grain that is grown in Kansas
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9 the smallest possible unit of anything
Example:
• there was a grain of truth in what he said
• he does not have a grain of sense
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10 the direction, texture, or pattern of fibers found in wood or leather or stone or in a woven fabric
Example:
• saw the board across the grain
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11 the physical composition of something (especially with respect to the size and shape of the small constituents of a substance)
Example:
• breadfruit has the same texture as bread
• sand of a fine grain
• fish with a delicate flavor and texture
• a stone of coarse grain
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12 A single small hard seed; a kernel, especially of those plants, like wheat, whose seeds are used for food.
source: webster1913
13 A branch of a tree; a stalk or stem of a plant.
source: webster1913
verb
14 thoroughly work in
Example:
• His hands were grained with dirt
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15 paint (a surface) to make it look like stone or wood
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16 form into grains
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17 become granular
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18 See Groan.
source: webster1913
19 To paint in imitation of the grain of wood, marble, etc.
source: webster1913
20 To yield fruit.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
cereal, granulate, coarse-grained, farinaceous, composition, constitution, make-up, makeup, physical composition, littleness, atom, avoirdupois unit, troy unit, metric weight unit, leather, paint,

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