Sentence Examples with the word secale

This cereal, known botanically as Secale cereale, is supposed to be the cultivated form of S.

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.