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grain noun

1 seeds of wheat, etc.

VERB + GRAIN grow, produce | sow | store

GRAIN + NOUN harvest, production, yield | exports, imports

2 natural pattern of lines in wood

ADJ. fine, smooth | coarse, rough | natural This wood has a beautiful natural grain.

PREP. across/against the ~, along/with the ~ Cut the wood along the grain.