bran bran  /b ˈræn/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) broken husks of the seeds of cereal grains that are separated from the flour by sifting
  2. (n) food prepared from the husks of cereal grains

Usage(s):

  1. Among the eight launched this year: oat-bran animal cookies for children.
  2. Ready-made cereals can be good fiber sources, but read labels to make sure they give you at least 4 g and preferably 5 g of bran per 1-oz.
  3. If, as General Foods expects, consumers decide bran flakes and raisins stay fresher and tastier in the new-style packaging, the company may put its other brands in plastic.

News

  • 'Tuck' by Stephen R. Lawhead

    Stephen R. Lawhead brings the tale of Rhi Bran and his merry men to a close in the last of the King Raven trilogy with Tuck . read more
    on June 21, 2013     Source: TheCelebrityCafe.com

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Quotes

  1. "I've spoken to him a couple of times," Inge said. "That's funny, though. What did they call it, Bran Torino? That's funny."
    on Jul 9, 2009 By: Brandon Inge Source: MLB.com

  2. "I try not to eat a nice breakfast," said Kraft, who works out at the Gillette Stadium weight room. "I have coffee and a bran muffin."
    on May 14, 2008 By: Robert Kraft Source: USA Today

  3. "I am very excited to be joining the Board of Directors of NutraCea," stated Clark. "NutraCea's proprietary means to stabilize rice bran offers a tremendous global opportunity on many fronts."
    on May 4, 2007 By: Wesley Clark Source: Financial News USA (press release)

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