from The Century Dictionary.
- noun In Ceylon, same as
raggee. See Eleusine.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun An East Indian cereal grass (
Eleusine coracana) whose seed yield a somewhat bitter flour, a staple in the Orient.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun East Indian cereal grass whose seed yield a somewhat bitter flour, a staple in the Orient
Sorry, no etymologies found.
"My friend, pray help me to remove this kurakkan-grinder."
He was of the opinion that the present drive to increase the production of rice and kurakkan flour and products based on them, backed by on-going research, would help to offset the loss on them.
a large kurakkan-grinder,  thought that was the heaviest thing in the room, and attempted to remove it.