brown bread

noun \ -ˌbred \

Definition of brown bread

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

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First Known Use of brown bread

14th century


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