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wheaten

[hweet-n, weet-n]
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  1. made of wheat flour or grain.
  2. of or relating to wheat.
  3. of the color of wheat, especially a pale yellow-brown color.

Origin of wheaten

before 900; Middle English wheten, Old English hwǣten. See wheat, -en2
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wheaten

adjective
  1. made of the grain or flour of wheatwheaten bread
  2. of a pale yellow colour
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