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Boston brown bread

a dark-brown steamed bread made of cornmeal and rye meal or graham or wheat flour sweetened with molasses.
Origin of Boston brown bread
An Americanism dating back to 1855-60 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Boston brown bread Flour is self-rising, on the principle of the flapjack flour.

    Camp and Trail Stewart Edward White

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