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  1. 1
    the seeds from crops such as wheat, rice, or corn that are used for food

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    1. a.
      food crops such as wheat, rice, or corn

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    2. b.
      an individual seed from one of these crops

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  2. 4
    an old unit for measuring weight, equal to .065 grams

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