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amylaceous

[am-uh-ley-shuh s] /ˌæm əˈleɪ ʃəs/
adjective
1.
of the nature of starch; starchy.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30; amyl- + -aceous
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  • Processes involving the cooking or softening of grain or amylaceous plant material by liquid or steam treatment.
British Dictionary definitions for amylaceous

amylaceous

/ˌæmɪˈleɪʃəs/
adjective
1.
of or resembling starch
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amylaceous in Medicine

amylaceous am·y·la·ceous (ām'ə-lā'shəs)
adj.
Of, relating to, or resembling starch; starchy.

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