Definition of Starches

1. Noun. Foodstuff rich in natural starch (especially potatoes, rice, bread).




Definition of Starches

1. Noun. (plural of starch) ¹

2. Verb. (third-person singular of starch) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Starches

1. starch [v] - See also: starch

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Starches

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starches (current term)
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Literary usage of Starches

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1. Allen's Commercial Organic Analysis: A Treatise on the Properties, Modes of by Alfred Henry Allen (1909)
"The following arrangement of starches, according to their microscopic ... The starches are arranged in 5 classes.1 I. The potato group includes such oval or ..."

2. Industrial Chemistry: A Manual for the Student and Manufacturer by Allen Rogers (1920)
"Large oval granules, showing concentric rings and a nucleus or hilum, placed eccentrically, such as the various arrowroot and potato starches, the potato ..."

3. Industrial Chemistry: A Manual for the Student and Manufacturer by Allen Rogers (1920)
"Large oval granules, showing concentric rings and a nucleus or In'"in, placed eccentrically, such as the various arrowroot and potato starches, the potato ..."

4. A Manual of Practical Hygiene by Edmund Alexander Parkes (1878)
"The starch grains are like those of the potato, but much larger, and the concentric lines are beautifully marked and distinct. (See Plate of starches. ..."

5. A Manual of Practical Hygiene by Edmund Alexander Parkes (1878)
"The starch grains are like those i the potato, but much larger, and the concentric Unes are beautifully i and distinct. (See Plate of starches. ..."

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