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whole-wheat

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/ ˈhoʊlˈʰwit, -ˈwit /
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adjective
prepared with the complete wheat kernel.
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Origin of whole-wheat

First recorded in 1875–80
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British Dictionary definitions for whole-wheat

whole-wheat

adjective
(of flour, bread, etc) made from the entire wheat kernelAlso called (esp in Britain and certain other countries): wholemeal
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