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- n. finger millet
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An East Indian cereal grass (Eleusine coracana) whose seed yield a somewhat bitter flour, a staple in the Orient.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In Ceylon, same as raggee. See Eleusine.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. East Indian cereal grass whose seed yield a somewhat bitter flour, a staple in the Orient
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"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.