Buckwheat - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbʌkwiːt|  American pronunciation of the word buckwheat
Brit.  |ˈbʌkwiːt|  British pronunciation of the word buckwheat

noun

- a member of the genus Fagopyrum; annual Asian plant with clusters of small pinkish white flowers and small edible triangular seeds which are used whole or ground into flour
- grain ground into flour

Examples

...buckwheat griddle cakes served with strawberry butter...

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