noun (countable and uncountable; pluralcereals)
(countable) A type of grass (such as wheat, rice or oats) cultivated for its edible grains.
(uncountable) The grains of such a grass.
(uncountable) Breakfast cereal; (countable) a particular type of breakfast cereal.
(uncountable): Would you like some cereal?
(countable): Which cereal would you like for breakfast?
French: céréale :fr:céréale, (fr)
German: Getreide :de:Getreide, (de)
See breakfast cereal
- The word cereal comes from the ancient Goddess of agriculture, Ceres
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