oaten

[ oht-n ]
/ ˈoʊt n /

adjective

of, relating to, or made of oats.
of or made of oatmeal.
made of an oat straw.

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Origin of oaten

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; see origin at oat, -en2
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British Dictionary definitions for oaten

oaten
/ (ˈəʊtən) /

adjective

made of oats or oat straw
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