foodstuff : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n (usually plural) consumer goods sold by a grocer
- n a substance that can be used or prepared for use as food
- In some tests used to determine the nutritional value of a foodstuff, melamine shows up as a protein so manufacturers can use the compound to make their products appear more .
- That inflation has been driven by double-digit price hikes for almost every basic foodstuff over the past 12 months.
- Melamine was once used to make plates and kitchenware, but it can be used to mimic proteins in milk and foodstuff hence this year's big "made in China" scandal.
- Ian Macdonald in Melbourne Herald Sun
Farmers have planted a record crop ...... the highest since 1983,Mr Macdonald said in Sydney today. "If this crop can be harvested later in the year following follow-up rain ...... we could see an easing in the prices of foodstuff in...
- Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah in Khaleej Times
Kuwait ...... is offering an initiative to establish a fund for decent life in Islamic countries to provide basic foodstuff for those who are in need quickly,the ruler Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Sabah told an Islamic economic conference.
- Fidel Castro in TheTyee.ca
As Castro pointed out in his Granma article, not only will corn be priced out of reach for millions, "What is worse, let the poor countries receive some financing to produce ethanol from corn or any other foodstuff and very soon not a single tree...