AskDefine | Define farina

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farina n : fine meal made from cereal grain especially wheat; often used as a cooked cereal or in puddings

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English

Noun

  1. A fine flour or meal made from cereal grains or from the starch or fecula of vegetables, extracted by various processes, and used in cookery.

French

Verb

  1. Form of Third-person singular past historic, fariner

Italian

Noun

Latin

Noun

farina

Extensive Definition

Farina, from the Italian word for "flour", may refer to:

Food

People/characters

Other

farina in German: Farina
farina in Spanish: Farina

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