leavened
leavened leavened adj. made light by aerating, as with yeast or baking powder. Opposite of {unleavened}. [Narrower terms: {sourdough(prenominal) ] [WordNet 1.5]

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  • leavened — adjective made light by aerating, as with yeast or baking powder; often used as a combining form (Freq. 1) leavened bread well leavened yeast leavened breads • Ant: ↑unleavened …   Useful english dictionary

  • Leavened — Leaven Leav en, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Leavened}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Leavening}.] 1. To make light by the action of leaven; to cause to ferment. [1913 Webster] A little leaven leaveneth the whole lump. 1 Cor. v. 6. [1913 Webster] 2. To imbue; to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • leavened — leav|ened [ levnd ] adjective leavened bread is made with a substance such as YEAST so that it contains air and is bigger and lighter ─ opposite UNLEAVENED …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • leavened — un·leavened; …   English syllables

  • leavened — adj. containing leaven (of dough or batter) leav·en || levn n. substance (such as yeast) which causes a batter or dough to ferment and rise; something that causes gradual change, something which alters or transforms v. add a leavening agent to a …   English contemporary dictionary

  • leavened — adjective cause (dough or bread) to ferment and rise by adding leaven. → leaven …   English new terms dictionary

  • leavened bread — bread in which the yeast has risen …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bread, leavened and unleavened —  Хлеб дрожжевой и пресный …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • sourdoughprenominal — leavened leavened adj. made light by aerating, as with yeast or baking powder. Opposite of {unleavened}. [Narrower terms: {sourdough(prenominal) ] [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • baking — Process of cooking by dry heat, especially in an oven. Baked products include bread, cookies, pies, and pastries. Ingredients used in baking include flour, water, leavening agents (baker s yeast, baking soda, baking powder), shortening (fats,… …   Universalium

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