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English Dictionary: Cereal by the DICT Development Group
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
cereal
adj
  1. made of grain or relating to grain or the plants that produce it; "a cereal beverage"; "cereal grasses"
n
  1. grass whose starchy grains are used as food: wheat; rice; rye; oats; maize; buckwheat; millet
    Synonym(s): cereal, cereal grass
  2. foodstuff prepared from the starchy grains of cereal grasses
    Synonym(s): grain, food grain, cereal
  3. a breakfast food prepared from grain
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Cereal \Ce"re*al\, a. [L. Cerealis pert. to Ceres, and hence, to
      agriculture. See {Ceres}.]
      Of or pertaining to the grasses which are cultivated for
      their edible seeds (as wheat, maize, rice, etc.), or to their
      seeds or grain.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Cereal \Ce"re*al\ n.
      Any grass cultivated for its edible grain, or the grain
      itself; -- usually in the plural.
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