parboiled rice

noun

Definition of parboiled rice 

: white rice that has been soaked, steamed, and dried before milling : converted rice You can always tell uncooked parboiled rice by its translucent kernels; rice that has not been parboiled has opaque grains.— Corby Kummer

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1946, in the meaning defined above

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