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Definition of "grain":

noun: the physical composition of something (especially with respect to the size and shape of the small constituents of a substance)

"sand of a fine grain"


noun: the direction, texture, or pattern of fibers found in wood or leather or stone or in a woven fabric

"saw the board across the grain"


noun: the smallest possible unit of anything

"there was a grain of truth in what he said"


noun: foodstuff prepared from the starchy grains of cereal grasses


noun: a relatively small granular particle of a substance

"a grain of sand"


noun: a cereal grass

"wheat is a grain that is grown in Kansas"


noun: dry seed-like fruit produced by the cereal grasses: e.g. wheat, barley, Indian corn


noun: 1/7000 pound; equals a troy grain or 64.799 milligrams


noun: 1/60 dram; equals an avoirdupois grain or 64.799 milligrams


noun: a weight unit used for pearls or diamonds: 50 mg or 1/4 carat


noun: the side of leather from which the hair has been removed


verb: become granular


verb: form into grains


verb: paint (a surface) to make it look like stone or wood


verb: thoroughly work in

"His hands were grained with dirt"



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