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wheaten

[hweet-n, weet-n] /ˈʰwit n, ˈwit n/
adjective
1.
made of wheat flour or grain.
2.
of or pertaining to wheat.
3.
of the color of wheat, especially a pale yellow-brown color.
Origin
900
before 900; Middle English wheten, Old English hwǣten. See wheat, -en2
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  • Then the house-dame brought wheaten bread and many dainties.
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wheaten

/ˈwiːtən/
adjective
1.
made of the grain or flour of wheat: wheaten bread
2.
of a pale yellow colour
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