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sesame meaning

EN[ˈsɛsəmi]
WSesame
  • Sesame (/ˈsɛsəmiː/; Sesamum indicum) is a flowering plant in the genus Sesamum.
  • Sesame seed is one of the oldest oilseed crops known, domesticated well over 3000 years ago.
  • Sesame has one of the highest oil contents of any seed.
sesame

Meaning of sesame for the defined word.

Grammatically, this word "sesame" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
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