- yielding farina.
- resembling farina; farinaceous.
- covered with a mealy powder.
Origin of farinose
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Other preparations of wheat somewhat similar in character are farinose, germlet, etc.Science in the Kitchen.
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- similar to or yielding farina
- botany covered with very short hairs resembling a whitish mealy dust
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