Definition of bajra in English:

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bajra

Pronunciation: /ˈbɑːdʒrɑː/

noun

[mass noun]
(In South Asia) pearl millet or similar grain.
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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