wheat berry

noun
the whole kernel of wheat, sometimes cracked or ground and used as a cereal or cooked food, or made into bread.

Origin:
1535–45

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wheat berry

noun
1. a grain of wheat 
2. grains of common wheat; sometimes cooked whole or cracked as cereal; usually ground into flour [syn: wheat
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Sometimes called the wheat berry, the kernel is the seed from which the wheat plant grows.
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