Manna croup
Manna croup Man"na croup` (m[a^]n"n[.a] kr[=oo]p`). [Manna + Russ. & Pol. krupa groats, grits.] 1. The portions of hard wheat kernels not ground into flour by the millstones: a kind of semolina prepared in Russia and used for puddings, soups, etc. -- called also {manna groats}. [1913 Webster]

2. The husked grains of manna grass. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • manna-croup — mannˈa croup / kroopˈ/ or mannˈa groats noun (Russ krupa) grains of manna grass • • • Main Entry: ↑manna …   Useful english dictionary

  • manna groats — Manna croup Man na croup (m[a^]n n[.a] kr[=oo]p ). [Manna + Russ. & Pol. krupa groats, grits.] 1. The portions of hard wheat kernels not ground into flour by the millstones: a kind of semolina prepared in Russia and used for puddings, soups, etc …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • manna-groats — mannˈa croup / kroopˈ/ or mannˈa groats noun (Russ krupa) grains of manna grass • • • Main Entry: ↑manna …   Useful english dictionary

  • New International Encyclopedia — Marsupials …   Wikipedia

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