farinaceous

adjective
far·​i·​na·​ceous | \ ˌfer-ə-ˈnā-shəs How to pronounce farinaceous (audio) , ˌfa-rə-\

Definition of farinaceous

1 : having a mealy texture or surface
2 : containing or rich in starch

First Known Use of farinaceous

1646, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of farinaceous was in 1646

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farinaceous

adjective
far·​i·​na·​ceous | \ ˌfar-ə-ˈnā-shəs How to pronounce farinaceous (audio) \

Medical Definition of farinaceous

1 : containing or rich in starch
2 : having a mealy texture or surface

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