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  • proper n. A taxonomic genus within the tribe Oryzeae — wild rice (zizania).

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A genus of grasses including Indian rice. See Indian rice, under rice.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of grasses, of the tribe Oryzeæ.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. wild rice

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Latin zizanium. (Wiktionary)

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