What is another word for genus sorghum?

3 synonyms found


[ d͡ʒˈɛnəs sˈɔːɡəm], [ d‍ʒˈɛnəs sˈɔːɡəm], [ dʒ_ˈɛ_n_ə_s s_ˈɔː_ɡ_ə_m]

Genus Sorghum, a type of grass commonly cultivated for its grain, has several synonyms that can be used interchangeably. These synonyms include Sorghum bicolor, Durra, Milo, and Guinea corn. While each name may be more commonly used in certain regions or industries, they all refer to the same plant species. This versatile crop is grown in many regions of the world and used for various purposes including food, animal feed, fiber, and biofuels. Understanding the different names for this plant can help facilitate communication and understanding among researchers, farmers, and consumers.

Similar words: wheat grass, corn, corn crop, wheat crop

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How to use "Genus sorghum" in context?

Genus sorghum is a genus of six species of cereal grains that are native to Africa. All species of sorghum are annual grasses that grow to a height of 1 to 1.5 m. Each species has a specific niche in the grasslands where it grows, but all are drought tolerant. The grains of sorghum are small, and have a hull or seed coat. They are used for human food, animal feed, and as a raw material for ethanol and other industrial products.

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