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RICE US English

Rest, ice, compression, and elevation (treatment method for bruises, strains, and sprains)

rice US English

A swamp grass that is widely cultivated as a source of food, especially in Asia

Rice, Anne US English

(1941-), US writer; born Howard Allen O’Brien; pen names A. N. Roquelaure and Anne Rampling. She is best known for her series called the Vampire Chronicles, which includes Interview with the Vampire (1976), The Queen of the Damned (1988), and Merrick (2000)

Rice, Condoleezza US English

(1954-), US secretary of state 2005–09. Fluent in Russian, she became President George H. W. Bush’s adviser on Soviet affairs in 1989, and that same year joined the National Security Council. Under President George W. Bush, she served as national security adviser 2001–05

Rice, Jerry US English

(1962-), US football player. A wide receiver for the San Francisco 49ers 1985–2000, the Oakland Raiders 2001–04, and the Seattle Seahawks 2004, he set NFL records in pass receptions and touchdowns. Football Hall of Fame 2010

Rice, Sir Tim US English

(1944-), English lyricist and entertainer; full name Timothy Miles Bindon Rice. With Andrew Lloyd Webber, he cowrote a number of musicals, including Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (1968), Jesus Christ Superstar (1971), and Evita (1978)

rice bowl US English

A dish out of which rice is eaten

rice rat US English

A nocturnal rat that typically lives in marshy or damp areas, native to America, the Caribbean, and the Galapagos Islands

wild rice US English

A tall aquatic North American grass related to rice, with edible grains

brown rice US English

Unpolished rice with only the husk of the grain removed

dirty rice US English

A Cajun dish consisting of white rice cooked with onions, peppers, chicken livers, and herbs

golden rice US English

A genetically modified variety of rice containing large amounts of the orange or red plant pigment betacarotene, a substance important in the human diet as a precursor of vitamin A

jollof rice US English

A West African stew made with rice, chili peppers, and meat or fish

mealie rice US English

Crushed maize kernels, used as a substitute for rice

Patna rice US English

Rice of a variety with long firm grains, which was originally produced at Patna

pilau rice US English

(In Indian cookery) rice cooked in stock with spices, eaten as an accompaniment to a meat or vegetable dish

rice burner US English

A Japanese motorcycle

rice paper US English

Thin translucent edible paper made from the flattened and dried pith of a shrub, used in painting (especially oriental) and in baking biscuits and cakes

Spanish rice US English

A dish of rice with onions, peppers, tomatoes, and other vegetables, often colored and flavored with saffron

converted rice US English

White rice prepared from brown rice that has been soaked, steamed under pressure, and then dried and milled

Burroughs, Edgar Rice US English

(1875–1950), US novelist and science fiction writer. Although he began his writing career with science fiction stories, he was most successful with an adventure series that began with Tarzan of the Apes (1914)

basmati US English

A kind of long-grain Indian rice of a high quality

basmati rice in basmati US English

A kind of long-grain Indian rice of a high quality

paddy US English

A field where rice is grown

paddy1 US English

A field where rice is grown

wild rice in rice US English

A swamp grass that is widely cultivated as a source of food, especially in Asia

African rice in rice US English

A swamp grass that is widely cultivated as a source of food, especially in Asia

Timothy Miles Bindon Rice in Rice, Sir Tim US English

(1944-), English lyricist and entertainer; full name Timothy Miles Bindon Rice. With Andrew Lloyd Webber, he cowrote a number of musicals, including Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (1968), Jesus Christ Superstar (1971), and Evita (1978)


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