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Grain

A unit of weight equivalent to one 7,000th of one pound.
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Moreover, the higher fat content of (6.2% to 8.4% vs 4.3% to 5.1%) concentrate supplemented goats compared to yearling stall-fed Zaraibi goats of Egypt (El-Gallad et al., 1988) but lower than 10.3% to 14.0% produced by Ethiopian indigenous goats fed grainless diet varying in concentrate to roughage ratios (Sebsibe et al., 2007).
We considered bird damage to have occurred if panicles showed evidence of having had at least some grains removed by birds (i.e., there was a characteristic grainless portion of the panicle generally adjacent to intact grains or panicles).
For the cycle she chose the hard, practically grainless pearwood, working over several months at achieving a coherence of line, images, form, and shape in order to communicate with her audience as directly and clearly as possible.