Definition of grain

You can find definition of grain below. Words can have several meanings depending on the context. Their meaning may vary depending on where they are used. Please choose approriate definition according to part of speech and context. We have found 15 different definitions of grain. grain is a 5 letter word. It starts with g and ends with n.

  • grain

    noun object

    a relatively small granular particle of a substance

  • grain

    noun food

    foodstuff prepared from the starchy grains of cereal grasses

  • grain

    noun substance

    the side of leather from which the hair has been removed

  • grain

    noun quantity

    a weight unit used for pearls or diamonds: 50 mg or 1/4 carat

  • grain

    noun quantity

    1/60 dram; equals an avoirdupois grain or 64.799 milligrams

  • grain

    noun quantity

    1/7000 pound; equals a troy grain or 64.799 milligrams

  • grain

    noun plant

    dry seed-like fruit produced by the cereal grasses: e.g. wheat, barley, Indian corn

  • grain

    noun plant

    a cereal grass

  • grain

    noun attribute

    the smallest possible unit of anything

  • grain

    noun attribute

    the direction, texture, or pattern of fibers found in wood or leather or stone or in a woven fabric

  • texture

    noun attribute

    the physical composition of something (especially with respect to the size and shape of the small constituents of a substance)

  • ingrain

    verb contact

    thoroughly work in

  • grain

    verb contact

    paint (a surface) to make it look like stone or wood

  • granulate

    verb change

    form into grains

  • granulate

    verb change

    become granular

Words that start with grain

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Words that ending in grain

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Suffixes of grain