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oatmeal

noun oat·meal \ˈōt-ˌmēl, ōt-ˈmēl\

: oats that have been ground into flour or flattened into flakes

: a hot breakfast food that is made from oats

Full Definition of OATMEAL

1
a :  meal made from oats
b :  rolled oats
2
:  porridge made from ground or rolled oats

First Known Use of OATMEAL

14th century
OATMEAL Defined for Kids

oatmeal

noun oat·meal \ˈōt-ˌmēl\

Definition of OATMEAL for Kids

1
:  oat seeds that have had the outer covering removed and are ground into meal or flattened into flakes
2
:  a hot cereal made from meal or flakes of oats

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