- a hybrid with a high protein content, produced by crossing wheat and rye
- the grain of this plant
Origin of triticalefrom Triticum, genus name of wheat + Secale, genus name of rye
- A hardy hybrid of wheat and rye having a high yield.
- The grains of this hybrid.
Origin of triticaleLatin trīticum wheat ( from trītus ) ( past participle of terere to rub, thresh ; see trite . ) sēcale rye
(countable and uncountable, plural triticales)