breadstuff


breadstuff
noun
1. food made from dough of flour or meal and usually raised with yeast or baking powder and then baked
Syn: ↑bread, ↑staff of life
Derivationally related forms: ↑bread (for: ↑bread)
Hypernyms: ↑baked goods, ↑starches
Hyponyms:
Part Holonyms: ↑sandwich
Substance Meronyms: ↑flour
2. flour or meal or grain used in baking bread
Hypernyms: ↑foodstuff, ↑food product

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Breadstuff — Bread stuff, n. Grain, flour, or meal of which bread is made. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • breadstuff — ☆ breadstuff [bred′stuf΄ ] n. [? coined by JEFFERSON Thomas] 1. ground grain or flour for making bread 2. bread …   English World dictionary

  • breadstuff — noun /bɹɛdˌstʌf/ a) Flour, grain (such as wheat or oats), or any cereal, such as would be used in the making of bread Mary volunteered to bring breadstuff to the meeting. b) bread of any sort …   Wiktionary

  • breadstuff — noun Date: 1793 1. a cereal product (as grain or flour) 2. bread …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • breadstuff — /bred stuf /, n. 1. grain, flour, or meal for making bread. 2. any kind of bread. [1785 95, Amer.; BREAD + STUFF] * * * …   Universalium

  • breadstuff — n. grain or flour for making bread …   English contemporary dictionary

  • breadstuff — bread•stuff [[t]ˈbrɛdˌstʌf[/t]] n. 1) grain, flour, or meal for making bread 2) bread • Etymology: 1785–95, amer …   From formal English to slang

  • brown bread — noun 1. bread made with whole wheat flour • Syn: ↑dark bread, ↑whole wheat bread, ↑whole meal bread • Hypernyms: ↑bread, ↑breadstuff, ↑staff of life • Hyponyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • Italian rye grass — Rye Rye (r[imac]), n. [OE. rie, reie, AS. ryge; akin to Icel. rugr, Sw. r[*a]g, Dan. rug, D. rogge, OHG. rocco, roggo, G. rocken, roggen, Lith. rugei, Russ. roje, and perh. to Gr. o ryza rice. Cf. {Rice}.] 1. (Bot.) A grain yielded by a hardy… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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