Definition of foodgrain in English:

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Any of a variety of grains that are grown for human consumption, such as wheat, oats, etc.
Example sentences
  • Concurrently, the rate of growth of APCOM's support prices for foodgrains and oilseeds have been less than the rate of inflation.
  • The reason is the huge quantity of water needed to grow fodder, which can be used to grow foodgrains.
  • Agricultural production is likely to increase by a whopping 13.8% this year with foodgrains growing even faster at 14.2%.

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