Grain


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Grain

A unit of weight equivalent to one 7,000th of one pound.
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As usual, she persisted in only picking a few grains of rice, and I resolved to speak to her at once of what lay so heavily on my heart.
Their contents had all boiled away, leaving in the bottom of each kettle a few grains of fine white powder.
It has taken me nearly six years to prepare these precious grains of dust, but the little heap on that dish is worth the price of a kingdom and many a king would give all he has to possess it.
Give me three grains of corn, mother, Only three grains of corn,
Don't be fooled by terms such as "multi-grain," which may or may not describe whole grains.
Path coefficient analysis revealed that plant height, peduncle length, tillers per meter, spikelets per spike, spike weight, number of grains per spike, harvest index and biological yield had positive direct effect on grain yield.
oatmeal, whole wheat flour, brown rice, popcorn) include the entire grain kernel, composed of the bran, germ and endosperm, which keeps healthful components like fiber, vitamins, minerals and beneficial phytonutrients intact.
As you shop for whole grains, it's easy to be confused by the labeling of grain products.
For example, a bread or flour labeled "100% whole grain," is indeed a whole grain food that counts toward your daily recommendation of three or more servings of whole grains a day, but it is not an "intact" grain.
The co-ops say this strategic partnership provides Morrow County Grain Growers and Pendleton Grain Growers part ownership and facility management of one of the most efficient, high-capacity grain elevators on the Columbia/Snake River System.
270 WSM, velocity of the 90-grain Sierra HP with 66 1/2 grains of IMR 4007 SSC was 3,708 fps, or 98 percent of the maximum listed (3,789 fps with 68.
This is not the best practice, as grain refiner should be added to the melt closer to when the casting is poured.