Definition of melick in English:

melick

Line breaks: mel¦ick
Pronunciation: /ˈmɛlɪk/

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noun

  • A grass with purplish florets, occurring in temperate woodland.
    • Genus Melica, family Gramineae: many species

Origin

late 18th century: from modern Latin melica, perhaps from Italian melica 'sorghum'.

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