HyperDic: durum_wheat

English > 1 sense of the expression durum wheat:
NOUNplantdurum wheat, durum, hard wheat, Triticum durum, Triticum turgidum, macaroni wheatwheat with hard dark-colored kernels high in gluten and used for bread and pasta
English > durum wheat: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
Meaningwheat with hard dark-colored kernels high in gluten and used for bread and pasta; grown especially in southern Russia, North Africa, and northern central North America.
Synonymsdurum, hard wheat, Triticum durum, Triticum turgidum, macaroni wheat
Broaderwheatannual or biennial grass having erect flower spikes and light brown grains
Spanishtrigo duro, triticum durum
Catalanblat dur, triticum durum

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