- sourgum, sorgum, sorgho
From New Latin genus name Sorghum, from Italian sorgo, from Vulgar Latin *syricum (“Syrian”), from Sȳricus.
- IPA(key): /ˈsɔ(ɹ).ɡəm/
sorghum (countable and uncountable, plural sorghums)
- A cereal, Sorghum bicolor (syn. Sorghum vulgare) the grains of which are used to make flour and as cattle feed.
- 1936, Harry Nelson Vinall, Joseph Charlworth Stephens, John Holmes