rye bread

noun
bread that is made either entirely or partly from rye flour, often with caraway seeds.

Origin:
1570–80

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rye bread
 
n
any of various breads made entirely or partly from rye flour, often with caraway seeds

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Example sentences
We watched the lettuce, cheese, and rye bread slathered with butter float off.
In another bag he will have two sandwiches--cheese on rye bread, his favorite--and various fruits.
Mama was impressed by his way of cutting rye bread and the breadth of his shoulders.
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