Definition of 'bran'
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Example sentences containing 'bran'
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It used to be a bucket of oats, bran, maize and barley in differing quantities. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Should we call oat bran a drug? The 8-Week Cholesterol Cure (1990)The same goes for cornflakes and bran flakes. The Sun (2011)Bran cereals are great for fibre but many are also very high in salt. The Sun (2008)Are there any reasons not to eat oat bran? The 8-Week Cholesterol Cure (1990)Is it a replacement for oat bran? The 8-Week Cholesterol Cure (1990)Bran flakes with skimmed milk topped with slices of fresh or canned peach. The Sun (2006)After an argument she stopped baking and he stopped eating the oat bran. The 8-Week Cholesterol Cure (1990)Some stores now carry oat bran in bulk, bringing the price down considerably. The 8-Week Cholesterol Cure (1990)Now it's all checking the salt content of the bran flakes and pushing selenium. Times, Sunday Times (2009)If you want a pancake on Tuesday without flour try using oat bran instead. The Sun (2016)For extra texture, sprinkle with crushed bran flakes. The Sun (2012)For me, the best way has been using oat bran in baking muffins. The 8-Week Cholesterol Cure (1990)But fibre is only part of oat bran's appeal nutritionally. The 8-Week Cholesterol Cure (1990)Similarly, the oat bran and niacin combination should be expected to produce significant and beneficial cholesterol lowering. The 8-Week Cholesterol Cure (1990)A bowl of bran flakes is ideal. The Sun (2006)While you're eating oat bran, the stools will be larger and softer. The 8-Week Cholesterol Cure (1990)If gas presents a particularly difficult situation for you, try increasing the amount of oat bran you eat gradually over a longer period of time. The 8-Week Cholesterol Cure (1990)I just get uncooked rice bran to eat,' he said with tears in his eyes. Times, Sunday Times (2008)A cereal like bran flakes was easy and kept her full until mid-morning - when fruit is the best option. The Sun (2006)
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Translations for 'bran'
British English: bran /bræn/ NOUN
Bran consists of small brown flakes that are left when wheat grains have been used to make white flour.
- American English: bran
- Arabic: نُخالَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: farelo
- Chinese: 糠
- Croatian: mekinje
- Czech: otruby
- Danish: klid
- Dutch: zemelen
- European Spanish: salvado
- Finnish: lese
- French: son céréale
- German: Kleie
- Greek: πίτουρο
- Italian: crusca
- Japanese: ふすま 小麦外皮
- Korean: 왕겨
- Norwegian: kli
- Polish: otręby
- European Portuguese: farelo
- Romanian: tărâță
- Russian: отруби
- Spanish: salvado
- Swedish: kli
- Thai: รำข้าว
- Turkish: kepek
- Ukrainian: висівки
- Vietnamese: cám
Definition of bran from the Collins English Dictionary
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