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Main Entry: 1flour
Pronunciation: primarystressflaudot(schwa)r
Function: noun
Etymology: Middle English flour "finely ground wheat meal," from earlier flour "best part, flower," from early French flor, flour "flower," from Latin flor-, flow "flower, blossom" --related to FLORID, FLOURISH, FLOWER
1 : finely ground powdery meal of wheat or of any cereal grain or edible seed
2 : a fine soft powder

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