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fa·ri·na

 (fə-rē′nə)
n.
Fine meal prepared from cereal grain and various other plant products, often used as a cooked cereal or in pudding.

[Middle English, from Latin farīna, from far, a kind of grain; see bhares- in Indo-European roots.]
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farina

(fəˈriːnə)
n
1. (Cookery) flour or meal made from any kind of cereal grain
2. (Cookery) chiefly Brit starch, esp prepared from potato flour
[C18: from Latin fār spelt, coarse meal]
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fa•ri•na

(fəˈri nə)

n.
1. flour or meal made from cereal grains and cooked as cereal, used in puddings, etc.
2. Chiefly Brit. starch, esp. potato starch.
[1350–1400; Middle English < Latin farīna meal, flour]
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farina

Fine flour made from wheat, potatoes and nuts.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.farina - fine meal made from cereal grain especially wheatfarina - fine meal made from cereal grain especially wheat; often used as a cooked cereal or in puddings
meal - coarsely ground foodstuff; especially seeds of various cereal grasses or pulse
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Translations

fa·ri·na

n. farina, harina, combinación de harina de trigo con otro cereal.
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