from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Of or pertaining to Ceres or to the Cerealia: as, Cerealian worship.
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On my warm hearth these cerealian blossoms expanded; here is the bank whereon they grew.
America, and its influence is still rising, swelling, spreading, in cerealian billows over the land -- this seed I regularly and faithfully procured from the village, till at length one morning I forgot the rules, and scalded my yeast; by which accident I discovered that even this was not indispensable -- for my discoveries were not by the synthetic but analytic process -- and I have gladly omitted it since, though most housewives earnestly assured me that safe and wholesome bread without yeast might not be, and elderly people prophesied a speedy decay of the vital forces.
"In the Old World we know not whence our horses, our dogs, cattle, and the various kinds of cerealian gramina were obtained, and the