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Definitions of rye:

part of speech: noun

A genus of grasses allied to wheat and barley, one species of which is cultivated as a grain.

part of speech: noun

A cereal of a quality inferior to wheat, but more hardy, and hence much cultivated in northern countries.

part of speech: noun

A hardy plant closely related to wheat; also, its grain or seed; whisky made from rye grain.

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