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Bran

 (brăn)
n. Mythology
A gigantic Celtic hero and ruler of Britain. After he was mortally wounded in battle, his head was buried in London, where it served as a protection against invaders.

[Welsh Brân, from brân, raven.]

bran

 (brăn)
n.
The outer layers of the grain of cereals such as wheat, removed during the process of milling and used as a source of dietary fiber.

[Middle English, from Old French, of Celtic origin.]

bran′ny adj.
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bran

(bræn)
n
1. (Plants) husks of cereal grain separated from the flour by sifting
2. (Cookery) food prepared from these husks
[C13: from Old French, probably of Gaulish origin]
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bran

(bræn)
n.
the partly ground husk of wheat or other grain, separated from flour meal by sifting.
[1250–1300; Middle English < Anglo-French, Old French bran]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bran - broken husks of the seeds of cereal grains that are separated from the flour by siftingbran - broken husks of the seeds of cereal grains that are separated from the flour by sifting
bran - food prepared from the husks of cereal grains
chaff, husk, shuck, stalk, stubble, straw - material consisting of seed coverings and small pieces of stem or leaves that have been separated from the seeds
2.bran - food prepared from the husks of cereal grains
roughage, fiber - coarse, indigestible plant food low in nutrients; its bulk stimulates intestinal peristalsis
bran - broken husks of the seeds of cereal grains that are separated from the flour by sifting
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bran

noun
Related words
adjective furfuraceous
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Translations
otruby
klid
lese
mekinje
korpa
ふすま
왕겨
kli
รำข้าว
cám

bran

[bræn]
A. Nsalvado m
B. CPD bran tub N (Brit) → sorteo m de regalos
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bran

[ˈbræn] nson m
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bran

nKleie f
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bran

[bræn] ncrusca
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bran

نُخالَة otruby klid Kleie πίτουρο salvado lese son mekinje crusca ふすま 왕겨 zemelen kli otręby farelo отруби kli รำข้าว kepek cám
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bran

n. salvado, producto procesado del trigo.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

bran

n salvado
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Matco Foods Limited was incorporated as a private limited company under the repealed Companies Ordinance, 1984.Principal activity of the Company is to carry on the business of processing, export of rice and trade of biscuit, bran oil, rice glucose and rice protein.
The index for 'manufacture of food products' group rose by 0.4 per cent to 130.9 (provisional) from 130.4 (provisional) for the previous month due to higher price of molasses (271 pc), manufacture of processed ready to eat food (4 pc), gur, rice bran oil, sooji (rawa ) and powder milk (2 pc each) and manufacture of prepared animal feeds, instant coffee, cottonseed oil, spices (including mixed spices).
In addition, the locally produced Rice Bran oil manufactured out of locally produced red rice will also be exempted from VAT.
250g scrubbed potatoes, skins on 250g scrubbed Jerusalem artichokes or sweet potatoes, skins on Grapeseed or rice bran oil Salt and freshly ground black pepper 2 x 150g skinless, boneless salmon fillets 400g tin cannellini beans, drained well 2-3 spring onions, finely chopped 1 tbsp finely chopped tarragon or dill 3 tbsp finely chopped parsley 2 tsp capers, rinsed 1 egg, lightly beaten 1 lemon, zest finely grated, flesh cut into wedges 1 tbsp plain flour Oil, for frying Baby cos or mixed salad, to serve Mayo, to serve For crumbing: 2 eggs Plain flour, for dusting 120-180g fresh breadcrumbs
Processors of corn oil are focusing more on blending of corn oil with other essential oils such as rice bran oil, and olive oil, which results into recommended ideal levels of polyunsaturated and monounsaturated fatty acids.
Build up a natural tan with this luxurious day cream enriched with Rich bran Oil.
Amira Nature Foods announced that its rice bran oil product will now be sold through the Dohle Group which operates 102 hypermarkets branded "Hit," located mainly in the west of Germany, as well as 10 supermarkets in the Munich region.
surfaced a new idea for Thanksgiving this year: Frying your turkey in its rice bran oil; it's cholesterol-free and blessed with a high smoke point.
Apart from it, Khairat Al Tabeea has the best of organically produced spices, cumin powder, fenugreek seeds, cinnamon powder, fennel seeds, flax seeds, turmeric, rice bran oil, toasted sesame oil, oats, and last but not the least sesame seed oil and coconut oil.
In an anticipation to produce biodegradable additives with multifunctional performance for a cost-effective lubricant composition, copolymers are synthesized by incorporating rice bran oil, peanut oil, [beta]-pinene in the backbone of isodecyl acrylate through microwave irradiation method using AIBN (azobisisobutyronitrile) as radical initiator.
hosiery, terry towel, surgical bandages, etc, starch, glucose from maize, furfural from corn (maize) cobs, rice bran oil, fruit juice, jams, jellies and pickles.