farinaceous

Part of speech: adjective

Consisting or made of meal or flour.

Part of speech: adjective

Containing or yielding starch.

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Usage examples "farinaceous":

  1. The farinaceous articles, such as rice, flour, corn, potatoes, and the like, are the most nutritious, and most easily digested. - "The American Woman's Home", Catherine E. Beecher and Harriet Beecher Stowe.
  2. Farinaceous: Mealy, tasting like meal. - "The American Woman's Home", Catherine E. Beecher and Harriet Beecher Stowe.
  3. A temporary bloatedness may be obtained, especially with the young, by eating much farinaceous food, such as pancakes, etc. - "Hand-Book of Practical Cookery for Ladies and Professional Cooks", Pierre Blot.