wheaten

[hweet-n, weet-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:
before 900; Middle English wheten, Old English hwǣten. See wheat, -en2

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wheaten (ˈwiːtən)
 
adj
1.  made of the grain or flour of wheat: wheaten bread
2.  of a pale yellow colour

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Then the house-dame brought wheaten bread and many dainties.
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