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plain flournoun [C or U]

uk   us   UK (US all-purpose flour)
flour that ​contains no ​chemical to make ​cakes rise (= ​swell when ​cooked)
(Definition of plain flour from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “plain flour”
in Chinese (Simplified) 通用面粉, (不含发酵粉的)普通面粉…
in Chinese (Traditional) 通用麵粉, (不含發酵粉的)普通麵粉…
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