food grain

  1. any cereal grain produced for human consumption.

Origin of food grain

First recorded in 1875–80

Words Nearby food grain Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use food grain in a sentence

  • Millet is another food grain grown in Kashmir, but not very generally.

    Kashmir | Sir Francis Edward Younghusband
  • She was Mother Corn, the protective spirit of the agricultural tribes, and the one who gave them their staple food grain.

    North Dakota | Various