a fine grade of flour, consisting chiefly of the inner part of the endosperm.
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How to use patent flour in a sentence
patent flour, for instance, made from the inner part of the grain, is not so rich in ash as whole or cracked wheat.Foods and Household Management | Helen Kinne
I told him that our house had no vacancies, but I could intercede in his behalf in making him an agent for a patent flour-sifter.Twenty Years of Hus'ling | J. P. Johnston
If one half of Joness patent flour be used, no eggs will be required.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II | Arnold Cooley
We have already had occasion to pay a passing tribute to the excellence and usefulness of Joness patent flour.