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  • Rye (Secale cereale), one-fourth nat.
  • Secale cereale, rye (q.v.), is cultivated mainly in northern Europe.
  • ERGOT, or Spurred Rye, the drug ergota or Secale cornutum (Ger.
  • Seigle ergote), consisting of the sclerotium (or hard resting condition) of a fungus, Claviceps purpurea, parasitic on the pistils of many members of the Grass family, but obtained almost exclusively from rye, Secale cereale.
  • This cereal, known botanically as Secale cereale, is supposed to be the cultivated form of S.
 

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