soft wheat

soft wheat
noun Date: 1812 a wheat with soft kernels high in starch but usually low in gluten

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • soft wheat — n. wheat with low protein content and soft kernels, yielding a flour used as in pastries …   English World dictionary

  • soft wheat — noun wheat with soft starch kernels used in pastry and breakfast cereals • Hypernyms: ↑wheat * * * noun : a wheat with soft starchy kernels that are high in starch but typically low in gluten and yield a weak flour especially suitable for pastry… …   Useful english dictionary

  • soft wheat — paprastasis kvietys statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Lietuvoje auginamų kviečių rūšis, priklausanti miglinių (Poaceae), seniau varpinių (Gramineae), šeimai. Būna žieminiai (angl. winter wheat, fall wheat, rus. озимая пшеница) ir… …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • soft wheat — a wheat characterized by soft, starchy kernels that yield a flour used in making pastry, breakfast cereals, etc. [1805 15] * * * …   Universalium

  • soft´ly — soft «sft, soft», adjective, adverb, noun, interjection. –adj. 1. a) not hard; yielding readily to touch or pressure: »a soft tomato, soft ground, a soft bed. b) easily bent without breaking; not stiff; flexible: »Oil keeps leather soft.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Wheat — This article is about the plant. For other uses, see Wheat (disambiguation). Wheat Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae (unranke …   Wikipedia

  • soft-coatedwheaten terrier — soft coat·ed wheaten terrier (sôftʹkō tĭd, sŏftʹ ) n. A medium sized terrier of a breed that originated in Ireland, having a wheat colored coat of soft, wavy hair. * * * …   Universalium

  • soft-coat|ed wheaten terrier — «SFT KOH tihd, SOFT », any one of a breed of terriers originating in Ireland, having a wheat colored coat of shaggy hair and a docked tail. It stands 18 or 19 inches high and weighs from 35 to 45 pounds …   Useful english dictionary

  • soft-coated wheaten terrier — noun Irish breed of medium sized terrier with an abundant coat any shade of wheat and very hairy head and muzzle • Hypernyms: ↑terrier * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ ¦ ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷ noun : any of a breed of compact medium sized terriers developed in Ireland that have a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • soft chess — Chess Chess, n. (Bot.) A species of brome grass ({Bromus secalinus}) which is a troublesome weed in wheat fields, and is often erroneously regarded as degenerate or changed wheat; it bears a very slight resemblance to oats, and if reaped and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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