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rolled oats

noun
1.
oats that are hulled and steamed, then flattened by rollers.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90, Americanism
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  • Traps may also be baited by sprinkling rolled oats over and around the bait trigger.
  • rolled oats are made by hulling and cleaning whole oats, then steaming and flattening them.
  • The seeds are flat, somewhat resembling rolled oats.
  • House mice prefer peanut butter, gum drops stuck to the trigger, or rolled oats or bird seed sprinkled on the trap.

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