corn flour
cornflour corn"flour`, corn flour corn" flour` . a flour or starch prepared from the grains of corn; it is used in cooking as a thickener.

Syn: cornstarch. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • corn flour — corn′ flour n. 1) coo flour made from corn 2) brit. cornstarch …   From formal English to slang

  • corn flour — ☆ corn flour n. 1. flour made from corn 2. Brit. cornstarch …   English World dictionary

  • corn flour — noun 1. : white, finely ground, and bolted cornmeal 2. Britain cornstarch * * * 1. flour made from corn. 2. Brit. cornstarch. [1665 75, Amer.] * * * corn flour …   Useful english dictionary

  • Corn flour — corn starch …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • corn flour — 1. flour made from corn. 2. Brit. cornstarch. [1665 75, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • corn flour — Australian Slang corn starch …   English dialects glossary

  • corn flour — noun Date: 1791 British cornstarch …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • corn flour — see cornflour …   English dictionary

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