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flournoun [U]

us   /flɑʊər/
powder made from grain, esp. wheat, used for making bread, cakes, pasta, pastry, etc.: wheat/rye flour three cups of flour

flourverb [T]

us   /flɑʊər/
to put a thin layer of flour on something: Flour the board, then roll out the dough.
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flournoun [U]

uk   /flaʊər/ us   /ˈflaʊ.ɚ/
B1 powder made from grain, especially wheat, used for making bread, cakes, pasta, pastry, etc.
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flourverb [T]

uk   /flaʊər/ us   /ˈflaʊ.ɚ/
(Definition of flour from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “flour”
in Korean 밀가루…
in Arabic دَقيق, طَحين…
in Malaysian tepung…
in French farine…
in Russian мука…
in Chinese (Traditional) (穀物磨成的)粉, (尤指)小麥粉…
in Italian farina…
in Turkish un…
in Polish mąka…
in Spanish harina…
in Vietnamese bột mì…
in Portuguese farinha…
in Thai แป้ง…
in German das Mehl…
in Catalan farina…
in Japanese 小麦粉…
in Chinese (Simplified) (谷物磨成的)粉, (尤指)小麦粉…
in Indonesian tepung…
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