rye bread
noun Date: 1547 bread made wholly or in part of rye flour; especially a light bread often with caraway seeds

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  • Rye bread — is bread made with flour from rye grain of variable levels. It can be light or dark in color, depending on the type of flour used and the addition of coloring agents, and is typically denser than bread made from wheat flour. It is higher in fiber …   Wikipedia

  • rye bread — rye ,bread noun uncount a type of bread made from rye flour …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • rye bread — rye′ bread′ n. coo bread that is made either entirely or partly from rye flour, often with caraway seeds • Etymology: 1570–80 …   From formal English to slang

  • rye bread — n. a bread made altogether or partly of rye flour, often with caraway seeds added …   English World dictionary

  • rye bread — noun any of various breads made entirely or partly with rye flour • Hypernyms: ↑bread, ↑breadstuff, ↑staff of life • Hyponyms: ↑black bread, ↑pumpernickel, ↑Jewish rye bread, ↑Jewish rye …   Useful english dictionary

  • rye bread — N UNCOUNT Rye bread is brown bread made with rye flour. ...two slices of rye bread …   English dictionary

  • rye bread — bread made of rye flour, bread flavored with the caraway seed …   English contemporary dictionary

  • rye bread — bread that is made either entirely or partly from rye flour, often with caraway seeds. [1570 80] * * * …   Universalium

  • rye bread — noun A bread made partly or entirely with rye flour …   Wiktionary

  • rye bread — noun a dense, chewy bread made with rye flour …   English new terms dictionary

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