Definition of 'starch'
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The second reason is to rinse some of the starch from the grains. The Sun (2016)You will make the rice release starch and it will become too stodgy. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Cream dressings may be used with starch or protein meals. Healthy By Nature (1994)And there is a load of sugar in the starch. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It is not about how much sugar and starch you eat and drink so much as how often. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It added that its American corn sweeteners and industrial starch had also done well. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Out go starched linens, in comes homespun crockery. Times, Sunday Times (2013)They included shirts, shoes and starched winged collars. The Sun (2015)Are the starch grains tightly packed, or open and fluffy? Times, Sunday Times (2006)Baking powder and starch also have to be avoided, and wheat flour is often added to ground white pepper. Eczema Relief - the comprehensive self-help plan (1990)But his former high school teachers recall that he did it with such panache that few doubted the inner cool that lurked behind his starched shirt. The Sun (2013)I was 18 and learnt to polish silver and starch collars. The Sun (2015)The GI values of potatoes vary according to the structure of their starch grains. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Here we had the choice of 100 tables covered in starched white cloths - brazenly bare. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Anyway, dark grey and white walls, starched white linen. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But high cooking temperatures will destroy most of the healthy chemicals, leaving mainly starch, fat and minerals. The Sun (2011)It contains rice starch, which absorbs oil without clogging your pores, is controlled that adding instant volume and definition. The Sun (2013)To make the pastry cream, whisk the egg yolks with the sugar until light and thick, then whisk in the corn starch. The Sun (2012)After days of stories of poverty - and seeing a fair amount of it - the starched white tablecloths and formal service were surreal. The Sun (2008)I hadn't seen anything like it before, being used to starched tablecloths and folded napkins. For Love or Money (2006)She also reorganised her eating so that she was taking more fruit and vegetables and less starch, salt, and fat for that week. Know Your Own Mind (1991)A good conscience means cooking protein, starch, and three sorts of vegetables that you can throw in the bin afterwards. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Translations for 'starch'
British English: starch /stɑːtʃ/ NOUN
Starch is a carbohydrate found in foods such as bread, potatoes, and rice.
You should eat less starch, salt, and fat.
- American English: starch
- Arabic: نَشاء
- Brazilian Portuguese: amido
- Chinese: 淀粉
- Croatian: škrob
- Czech: škrob
- Danish: stivelse
- Dutch: zetmeel
- European Spanish: almidón
- Finnish: tärkkelys
- French: amidon
- German: Stärke Mehl
- Greek: άμυλο
- Italian: amido
- Japanese: 澱粉
- Korean: 전분
- Norwegian: stivelse
- Polish: skrobia
- European Portuguese: amido
- Romanian: amidon
- Russian: крахмал
- Spanish: almidón
- Swedish: stärkelse
- Thai: แป้ง
- Turkish: nişasta
- Ukrainian: крохмаль
- Vietnamese: tinh bột
Definition of starch from the Collins English Dictionary
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