Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Parched corn; grain burned out of the ear.
  • n. Meal ground in the quern or handmill.

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Examples

  • Simon Glover, finding himself alone, resorted to the stable to look after his nag, which, he found, had been well served with graddan, or bread made of scorched barley.

    The Fair Maid of Perth

  • The graddan cake will keep her white teeth in order, the goat's whey will make the blood spring to her cheek again, which these alarms have banished and even the Fair

    The Fair Maid of Perth St. Valentine's Day

  • The graddan cake will keep her white teeth in order, the goat’s whey will make the blood spring to her cheek again, which these alarms have banished and even the Fair Maiden of

    The Fair Maid of Perth

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