Meaning of RYE in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ raɪ ]

n. 1 a a cereal plant, Secale cereale, with spikes bearing florets which yield wheatlike grains. b the grain of this used for bread and fodder. 2 (in full rye whisky) whisky distilled from fermented rye. [OE ryge f. Gmc]

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.