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Definition for word Rice-bunting.

Rice Rice, n. [F. riz (cf. Pr. ris, It. riso), L. oryza, Gr. ???, ???, probably from the Persian; cf. OPers. br[=i]zi, akin to Skr. vr[=i]hi; or perh. akin to E. rye. Cf. Rye.] (Bot.) A well-known cereal grass (Oryza sativa) and its seed. This plant is extensively cultivated in warm climates, and the grain forms a large portion of the food of the inhabitants. In America it grows chiefly on low, moist land, which can be overflowed. Ant rice. (Bot.) See under Ant. French rice. (Bot.) See Amelcorn. Indian rice., a tall reedlike water grass (Zizania aquatica), bearing panicles of a long, slender grain, much used for food by North American Indians. It is common in shallow water in the Northern States. Called also water oat, Canadian wild rice, etc. Mountain rice, any species of an American genus (Oryzopsis) of grasses, somewhat resembling rice. Rice bunting. (Zo["o]l.) Same as Ricebird. Rice hen (Zo["o]l.), the Florida gallinule. Rice mouse (Zo["o]l.), a large dark-colored field mouse (Calomys palistris) of the Southern United States. Rice paper, a kind of thin, delicate paper, brought from China, -- used for painting upon, and for the manufacture of fancy articles. It is made by cutting the pith of a large herb (Fatsia papyrifera, related to the ginseng) into one roll or sheet, which is flattened out under pressure. Called also pith paper. Rice troupial (Zo["o]l.), the bobolink. Rice water, a drink for invalids made by boiling a small quantity of rice in water. Rice-water discharge (Med.), a liquid, resembling rice water in appearance, which is vomited, and discharged from the bowels, in cholera. Rice weevil (Zo["o]l.), a small beetle (Calandra, or Sitophilus, oryz[ae]) which destroys rice, wheat, and Indian corn by eating out the interior; -- called also black weevil.


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- those that feed on paddy field s or on various grains (not necessarily just rice ). yellow-breasted bunting village weaver , in english-
- joan rice and sid james the film follows a group of shopgirls working in bunting and hobbs, a department store during the christmas period
- keh is an alcoholic beverage of japan ese origin that is made from fermented rice . further reading : bunting, chris, (2011).
- dickcissel s, and painted bunting s can be seen during the summer months. devoted to raising soybean s and rice , for the benefit of waterfowl.
- 1937 saint patrick , 1944 edmund ignatius rice , 1990s , : 1993 edward bunting , 1996 stanley woods , 1994 edmund ignatius rice ,
- march 18 cyp cyprus open ger colin rice , 5 - 1 gre john michael march 18 ned mariflex open eng martin adams , 3 - 0 eng stephen bunting ,
- b 5 , isaak babel basil bunting anthony burgess james lee burke edgar rice burroughs william s. burroughs michel butor dino buzzati
- david tibet (born david michael bunting, 5 march 1960) is a british poet and art boyd rice , little annie , björk , nick cave , rose
- rice weather 65°f, clear, calm , referee robert cameron , tvannouncers trey bender (play-by-play), john bunting (color) , tvstation espn3
- merritt street, hartzel road, bunting road rr 56 (collier road)rr 87 54 , prince charles drive, rice road , intersection of highway 58,


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