floury

[flouuhr-ee, flou-uh-ree]
adjective
1.
of, pertaining to, or resembling flour.
2.
white with flour.

Origin:
1585–95; flour + -y1

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flour (ˈflaʊə)
 
n
1.  a powder, which may be either fine or coarse, prepared by sifting and grinding the meal of a grass, esp wheat
2.  any finely powdered substance
 
vb
3.  (tr) to make (grain) into flour
4.  (tr) to dredge or sprinkle (food or cooking utensils) with flour
5.  (of mercury) to break into fine particles on the surface of a metal rather than amalgamating, or to produce such an effect on (a metal). The effect is caused by impurities, esp sulphur
 
[C13 flur finer portion of meal, flower]
 
'floury
 
adj

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If it is floury, there was ordinary flour in the pasta.
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