rice polishings

plural noun

Definition of rice polishings 

: the inner bran layer of rice rubbed off in milling

First Known Use of rice polishings

1920, in the meaning defined above

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rice polishings

noun plural

Medical Definition of rice polishings 

: the inner bran layer of rice rubbed off in milling and used as a source of thiamin, riboflavin, and niacin

called also tikitiki

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