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starch

noun [U] uk   /stɑːtʃ/  us   /stɑːrtʃ/

starch noun [U] (FOOD)

a white substance that exists in large amounts in potatoes and particular grains such as rice: Corn starch is used as a thickener in stews.
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starch noun [U] (CLOTH)

a white substance from potatoes and particular grains, used to make cloth stiff

starch

verb [T] uk   /stɑːtʃ/  us   /stɑːrtʃ/
to make clothes stiff by washing them with starch: She wore a starched white apron over her black dress.
Traducciones de “starch”
en árabe نِشاء…
en coreano 녹말가루, 풀…
in Malaysian kanji…
en francés fécule, amidon…
en turco nişasta, kola…
en italiano amido…
en chino (tradicionál) 食物, 澱粉…
en ruso крахмал…
en polaco skrobia, krochmal…
in Vietnamese tinh bột, hồ…
en español almidón…
en portugués amido, goma (para roupa)…
in Thai แป้ง, แป้งขาวใช้ลงผ้าแข็ง…
en alemán die Stärke…
en catalán midó, fècula…
en japonés でん粉, 洗濯のり…
in Indonesian kanji, tepung kanji…
en chino (simplificado) 食物, 淀粉…
(Definition of starch from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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