brown rice


: hulled but unpolished rice that retains most of the bran layers, endosperm, and germ

Examples of brown rice in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This multivitamin also contains a blend of whole foods, including organic brown rice, orange, carrot, and broccoli. Casey Seiden, Verywell Health, 19 June 2024 Use green tea as the liquid in smoothies, oatmeal, overnight oats, or steamed vegetables or brown rice. Cynthia Sass, Mph, Health, 19 June 2024 These may include barley, brown rice, oats, quinoa, and whole-wheat or whole-grain bread or pasta. Health Editorial Team, Health, 9 June 2024 Of the many things that white or brown rice is known for, being filling is high on the list. Daryl Austin, USA TODAY, 28 Feb. 2024 See all Example Sentences for brown rice 

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Word History

First Known Use

1883, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of brown rice was in 1883

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“Brown rice.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Jul. 2024.

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