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shredded wheat

noun
1.
a breakfast cereal made by shredding cooked, dried whole wheat and baking or toasting it in biscuit- or spoon-size pieces.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; formerly a trademark
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  • Eat whole grains, such as whole-grain bread and shredded wheat cereal more often.
  • Mix a handful of shredded wheat-type cereal with a handful of dried cherries and almonds.

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