Origin of wholemeal
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Wholemeal bread with plenty of butter and some celery or watercress.
The wholemeal, although good for most people, is not suited to this case.
Pancakes can be made from wholemeal flour just as well as from white.The Allinson Vegetarian Cookery Book
Thomas R. Allinson
Wholemeal bread should always be present on the table, as its use prevents constipation.Papers on Health
Make as Recipe 225, but substitute household flour for wholemeal.
- British (of flour, bread, etc) made from the entire wheat kernelUS and Canadian term: whole-wheat
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