Definition of 'cornflour'
Example sentences containing 'cornflour'
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Add the plain flour, cornflour and baking powder. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Mix the white wine vinegar and cornflour in a small bowl. The Sun (2016)Tip in the flour and cornflour and whisk again to combine. Times, Sunday Times (2010) Blend the cornflour with a little of the milk to a smooth paste. The Sun (2012)Whisk the egg white with the cornflour and salt. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Fold in the cornflour and vinegar using a large metal spoon. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Sift the remaining flour and cornflour into a bowl along with the lemon zest. The Sun (2013) Blend in the cornflour paste to thicken the sauce. A Passion for Food (1989)Stir in the cornflour and white wine vinegar. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Whisk in the flour and cornflour. The Sun (2014)Meanwhile, whisk the egg yolks with the cornflour and caster sugar in a heatproof bowl. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Add the plain flour, cornflour and baking powder. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Mix the lemon zest with the sugar, salt and cornflour in a saucepan. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Whisk in vinegar, cornflour and vanilla. The Sun (2014)Bring to the boil, add the blended cornflour and stir well. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Sprinkle vinegar, cornflour and hazelnuts over surface and fold in carefully using a large metal spoon. The Sun (2013)Whisk yolks and sugar together, followed by flour and cornflour. Times, Sunday Times (2014) Blend the cornflour with one-third of the milk until smooth. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Mix together the cornflour, vinegar and vanilla. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Dust the duck with either cornflour or plain flour, shaking off the excess. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Sift the cornflour and cocoa powder together, then gently fold into the egg whites with the vinegar until combined. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Place the peas in a food processor with the cornflour, egg yolks and seasoning and process to make a purée. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Add the sesame oil, cornflour, salt and pepper and mix well. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Strain into a small saucepan, add the sugar, egg yolks and cornflour and whisk to combine. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Mix the yolks, cornflour, and sugar with a little of the milk to form a paste. A Passion for Food (1989)Mix the cornflour and mustard powder together, then stir in 2-3 tablespoons of the reduced vinegar to make a smooth paste. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Translations for 'cornflour'
British English: cornflour /ˈkɔːnˌflaʊə/ NOUN
Cornflour is a fine white powder made from maize and used to make sauces thicker.
- American English: cornstarch
- Arabic: نَشَا الذُرَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: amido de milho
- Chinese: 玉米淀粉
- Croatian: kukuruzno brašno
- Czech: kukuřičný škrob
- Danish: majsstivelse
- Dutch: maïzena
- European Spanish: harina de maíz
- Finnish: maissijauho
- French: farine de maïs
- German: Stärkemehl
- Greek: αραβοσιτάλευρο
- Italian: farina di granturco
- Japanese: コーンフラワー
- Korean: 옥수수 녹말
- Norwegian: maismel
- Polish: mąka kukurydziana
- European Portuguese: amido de milho
- Romanian: făină de porumb
- Russian: кукурузная мука
- Spanish: harina de maíz
- Swedish: majsmjöl
- Thai: แป้งข้าวโพด
- Turkish: mısır nişastası
- Ukrainian: кукурудзяне борошно
- Vietnamese: bột ngô
Definition of cornflour from the Collins English Dictionary
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