- any of several varieties of sorghum grown chiefly for the sweet juice yielded by the stems, used in making sugar and syrup and also for fodder.
Origin of sorgo
Also called sweet sorghum, sugar sorghum.
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- any of several varieties of sorghum that have watery sweet juice and are grown for fodder, silage, or syrup
Word Origin for sorgo
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