stone-ground
adjective Date: 1905 ground with millstones <
stone-ground flour
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  • stone-ground — [stōn′ground′] adj. ground between millstones, as of buhrstone or sandstone, to make more nourishing flour, meal, etc. [stone ground wheat] …   English World dictionary

  • stone-ground — adj stone ground flour is made by crushing grain between two ↑millstones …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • stone-ground — stone′ ground′ adj. coo (of wheat or other grain) ground between millstones, esp. those made of burstone • Etymology: 1900–05 …   From formal English to slang

  • stone-ground — ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective : ground in a buhrstone mill white flour … was a great improvement over the gray, coarse stone ground flour R.M.Wilder * * * /stohn grownd /, adj. (of wheat or other grain) ground between millstones, esp. those made of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • stone-ground — also stoneground ADJ: usu ADJ n Stone ground flour or bread is made from grain that has been crushed between two large, heavy pieces of stone …   English dictionary

  • stone-ground — adjective stone ground flour is made by crushing grain between two millstones …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • stone-ground — /stohn grownd /, adj. (of wheat or other grain) ground between millstones, esp. those made of burstone, so as to retain the whole of the grain and preserve nutritional content. [1900 05] * * * …   Universalium

  • stone ground — /ˈstoʊn graʊnd/ (say stohn grownd) adjective ground with a millstone …   Australian English dictionary

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