self-rising flour
noun Date: 1854 a commercially prepared mixture of flour, salt, and a leavening agent — called also self-raising flour

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  • self-rising flour — n [U] AmE a type of flour that contains ↑baking powder British Equivalent: self raising flour …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • self-rising flour — ☆ self rising flour [self′rī′ziŋ ] n. flour that has salt and baking powder mixed in so that it will rise in baking * * * …   Universalium

  • self-rising flour — ☆ self rising flour [self′rī′ziŋ ] n. flour that has salt and baking powder mixed in so that it will rise in baking …   English World dictionary

  • self-rising flour — noun uncount AMERICAN flour that contains BAKING POWDER to make bread and cakes RISE when you bake them …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • self-rising flour — noun a commercially prepared mixture of flour and salt and a leavening agent • Syn: ↑self raising flour • Hypernyms: ↑mix, ↑premix * * * ˌself rising ˈflour [self rising flour] ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • self-rising flour — N UNCOUNT Self rising flour is flour that makes cakes rise when they are cooked because it has chemicals added to it. [AM] (in BRIT, use self raising flour) …   English dictionary

  • self-rising flour — noun (U) AmE a type of flour that contains baking powder; self­raising flour BrE …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • self-rising flour — noun US term for self raising flour …   English new terms dictionary

  • self-rising flour — UK / US noun [uncountable] American self raising flour …   English dictionary

  • self-raising flour — noun a commercially prepared mixture of flour and salt and a leavening agent • Syn: ↑self rising flour • Hypernyms: ↑mix, ↑premix * * * self raising flour UK [ˌself reɪzɪŋ ˈflaʊə(r)] US [ˌself reɪzɪŋ ˈflaʊr] noun …   Useful english dictionary

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