- brown rice
- brown rice ► NOUN ▪ unpolished rice with only the husk of the grain removed.
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Brown rice — (or hulled rice ) is unmilled or partly milled rice, a kind of whole grain. It has a mild nutty flavor, is chewier than white rice and becomes rancid more quickly, but is far more nutritious. [cite web|url=http://www.lammd.com/opinion/brown rice… … Wikipedia
brown rice — n. rice that retains its brown outer coating … English World dictionary
brown rice — n [U] rice that still has its outer layer … Dictionary of contemporary English
brown rice — noun uncount rice that has not had the outer layer of the seed removed … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
brown rice — brown′ rice′ n. agr. coo rice from which the bran layers and germs have not been removed by polishing • Etymology: 1915–20 … From formal English to slang
brown rice — noun unpolished rice retaining the yellowish brown outer layer • Hypernyms: ↑rice * * * noun : rice removed from the hulls but not polished and retaining most of the bran layers, endosperm, and germ * * * rice from which the bran layers and germs … Useful english dictionary
brown rice — noun Rice with the brownish hull not polished off as in white rice. The hull contains important vitamins, including vitamin B complex, which are missing in white rice. As an unabashed health nut, she always asked for brown rice to go with her… … Wiktionary
brown rice — rice from which the bran layers and germs have not been removed by polishing. [1915 20] * * * … Universalium
brown rice — /braʊn ˈraɪs/ (say brown ruys) noun rice from which the bran layers and germs have not been removed by polishing … Australian English dictionary
brown rice — noun Date: 1916 hulled but unpolished rice that retains most of the bran layers, endosperm, and germ … New Collegiate Dictionary