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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.

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]

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]
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

bran

noun
Related words
adjective furfuraceous
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

bran

[ˈbræn] nson m

bran

nKleie f

bran

[bræn] ncrusca

bran

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

bran

n. salvado, producto procesado del trigo.

bran

n salvado
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