soft wheat

noun

Definition of soft wheat

: a wheat with soft kernels high in starch but usually low in gluten

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The brown bread Ireland is referencing is the slightly-sweet loaf of soft wheat bread that comes warm with a side of butter before every meal at the Cheesecake Factory. Hannah Chubb, PEOPLE.com, "Ireland Baldwin Jokes Cheesecake Factory's Brown Bread Is 'Going to My Boobs' In Lingerie Photo," 15 July 2019

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First Known Use of soft wheat

1711, in the meaning defined above

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