Definition of Floury in English :

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Floury meaning in English

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1. floury

resembling flour in fine powdery texture

Example Sentences:
'a floury clay'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of floury
of flour
like flour in color or texture; powdery or white
covered with flour

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see synonyms of floury
1. A fine, powdery foodstuff obtained by grinding and sifting the meal of a grain, especially wheat, used chiefly in baking.
2. Any of various similar finely ground or powdered foodstuffs, as of cassava, chickpeas, or bananas.
3. A soft, fine powder.
tr.v. floured, flour·ing, flours
1. To cover or coat with flour.
2. To make into flour.

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