brown bread

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noun \-ˌbred\

Definition of brown bread

  1. 1 :  bread made of whole wheat flour

  2. 2 :  a dark brown steamed bread made usually of cornmeal, white or whole wheat flours, molasses, soda, and milk or water

First Known Use of brown bread

14th century

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