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ragi

or rag·gee, rag·gy

[rag-ee]
noun
  1. a cereal grass, Eleusine coracana, cultivated in the Old World for its grain.
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Origin of ragi

1785–95; said to be < Deccan Hindi rāgī
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ragi

raggee or raggy

noun
  1. a cereal grass, Eleusine coracana, cultivated in Africa and Asia for its edible grain
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Word Origin for ragi

C18: from Hindi
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