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soft wheat

noun
1.
a wheat characterized by soft, starchy kernels that yield a flour used in making pastry, breakfast cereals, etc.
Origin
1805-1815
1805-15
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Examples for soft wheat
  • Whole-wheat pastry flour is the whole-grain version of pastry flour, which is made from soft wheat.
  • The movement of fluorescein dye in durum and soft wheat kernels was investigated during the wheat tempering process.
  • Transformation of lodicules into pistils in flowers of soft wheat.
British Dictionary definitions for soft wheat

soft wheat

noun
1.
a type of wheat with soft kernels and a high starch content
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