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rye

 [ri]
the cereal plant Secale cereale, and its nutritious seed.

rye

(rī) [AS. ryge]
A cereal grass that produces a grain used in food and beverage production. When rye grain is infected with a certain fungus, ergot is produced.

Rye,

city in New York where the classification was first identified in 1965.
Rye classification - classification of Hodgkin disease according to lymphocyte predominance, nodular sclerosing, mixed cellularity, and lymphocyte depletion types.

rye

the cereal plant Secale cereale, and its nutritious seed. May be infected with clavicepspurpurea and cause poisoning.

rye ergot
see rye ergot.
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A lower proof version of the lower rye-content style spirit has been available for some time in the Maryland area, but with numerous cocktail aficionados clamoring for the product, Heaven Hill started planning as they were able to build up rye stocks.
A little bit lighter and spicier tasting than bourbon, rye whiskey is made, obviously, from rye, a grass related to wheat.
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When he was old enough Rye was allowed to accompany his father into the surrounding forest to collect wood for the upcoming winter months.
Rye Stout presents the earthy flavor of rye in a stout, with dark-chocolate flavors predominating over coffee notes.
Cereal rye is a fairly common choice of cover crop among growers, Kornecki says.
Westhove whole rye H1 brings a real texture improvement to your rye breads.
Rye finds a way through the Wall, meets a young accomplice Sonia, and together they go in search of Dirk.
The votes are in for the Samuel Adams' sixth annual Beer Lover's Choice contest and drinkers nationwide selected Samuel Adams Revolutionary Rye to join the Samuel Adams American Originals Variety Pack, available January 2011.
BILLY BARNARD, a greyhound owner for many years at tracks such as Rye House and Harlow, died in hospital this week aged 87.