Definition of bajra in English:

bajra

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Pronunciation: /ˈbɑːdʒrɑː
 
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noun

[mass noun]
  • (In South Asia) pearl millet or similar grain.
    More example sentences
    • Indian agriculture is not just about wheat, rice and bajra or thuvar dal and moong.
    • Apart from soya and wheat, eChoupals will also cater to mustard, bajra and pulses and later horticultural produce over a period of time, he said.
    • The foodgrains that were being looked into were lentils, bajra, jowari and corn to name a few, he said.

Origin

from Hindi bājrā, bājrī.

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