Meaning of “brown rice” in the English Dictionary


"brown rice" in English

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brown ricenoun [ U ]

uk /ˌbraʊn ˈraɪs/ us /ˌbraʊn ˈraɪs/

Examples from literature

  • Steam the same as directed for ordinary rice, using only two cups of water for each cup of browned rice, and omitting the preliminary soaking. 
  • The rice polish, which is a by-product secured by rubbing off with brushes the outside coating of the brown rice, is much cheaper. 

(Definition of “brown rice” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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