Barley cousin [Crossword Clue Answer]

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Barley cousin [Crossword Clue]

If “Barley cousin” is the clue you have encountered, here are all the possible solutions, along with their definitions:

  • OAT (3 Letters/Characters)
  • RYE (3 Letters/Characters)

Crossword Answer Definition

Here are all the available definitions for each answer:

BARLEY

Barley, a member of the grass family, is a major cereal grain grown in temperate climates globally. It was one of the first cultivated grains, particularly in Eurasia as early as 10,000 years ago.

OAT

The oat, sometimes called the common oat, is a species of cereal grain grown for its seed, which is known by the same name. While oats are suitable for human consumption as oatmeal and rolled oats, one of the most common uses is as livestock feed.

RYE

Rye is a grass grown extensively as a grain, a cover crop and a forage crop. It is a member of the wheat tribe and is closely related to both wheat and barley. Rye grain is used for flour, bread, beer, crispbread, some whiskeys, some vodkas, and animal fodder.

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