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Definitions of straw:

part of speech: noun

The stalk on which grain grows, and from which it is thrashed a quantity of them when thrashed: anything worthless.

part of speech: verb

To cover with straw; to strew, which see.

part of speech: noun

The stalk of grain; such stalks when cut and threshed.

part of speech: noun

The stalks or stems of corn after being thrashed, as a bundle or heap of straw- usually in the singular form with a plural sense; a single stalk or straw; anything proverbially worthless.

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