flour flour  /f ˈlaʊ ər/


  1. (n) fine powdery foodstuff obtained by grinding and sifting the meal of a cereal grain
  2. (v) cover with flour
  3. (v) convert grain into flour

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  1. They had traced the flour back from Briand's bakeshop through the government-controlled flour depot to a mill near Poitiers, nearly 300 miles away.
  2. Best patent flour is retailing in Columbus today for $1.
  3. Flour retails here about $2 for a sack of 48 lb.


  1. Flour Bluff ISD's new superintendent returns to community where he served as high school principal

    Joe Kelley said it felt like he was coming back home after he officially was named Flour Bluff ISD’s new superintendent
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Corpus Christi Caller-Times

  2. King Arthur Flour expands in Hartford

    King Arthur Flour is expanding its operation once again in Hartford.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WCAX-TV Vermont

  3. Flour's Joanne Chang hosts book-signing tonight

    If you've ever stood in line for an hour just for one of Flour Bakery's sticky buns, take note: Chef Joanne Chang signs copies of her new cookbook, Flour, Too, tonight at KitchenWares by Blackstones at 215 Newbury St.—and she'll reveal the secrets behind some of her best-loved recipes.        
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Boston Globe

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  1. "The girl who threw [the flour] acted like an animal herself," Ronson wrote on her MySpace blog. "I take that back, it's an insult to animals to group her in with them, my dog is FAR more civilized than that person."
    on Nov 18, 2008 By: Samantha Ronson Source: Chicago Tribune

  2. "If you saw me naked [now] compared to what I looked like when I did Iron Man 2, when I was exercising every day - I'll get it back together, but I've never eaten so much fried food and white flour in my life, ever," said Paltrow.
    on Apr 10, 2010 By: Gwyneth Paltrow Source: TheCelebrityCafe.com

  3. "He offered us some tamales and pies made with coca flour. He offered us a coca liqueur cocktail," Garcia said. "Could eating coca leaf be harmful? No, absolutely not."
    on Dec 19, 2006 By: Alan Garcia Source: International Herald Tribune

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