from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Not bleached or whitened: unbleached flour; unbleached linen.

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  • adj. not bleached

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Not bleached; of the color that it has after weaving: noting cloth.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. not artificially colored or bleached


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  • I gave up hope long ago that cake flour would ever be available in unbleached.

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  • Formerly, the only bleaching agent known was the sun's rays, and linen and cotton were put out to sun for a week; that is, the unbleached fabrics were spread on the grass and exposed to the bleaching action of sun and dew.

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  • At my grocery store today, 5 pounds of brand-name unbleached flour is

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  • When I hear the words “earth tones” I think of every tone on the earth, and like to cut “and the” out of the phrase “man and the environment”, like a tag out of a T-shirt, then lie down on unbleached linens to turn the fine glossy paper with its color reproductions.

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  • Robbins says there will indeed be some difference between cakes made with the bleached and unbleached versions:

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  • “(W) e really care about offering the highest-quality product free of unnecessary chemicals, and our cake flour has been the one product in which we compromised our unbleached stance,” spokeswoman Allison Furbish wrote when I asked about the new flour.

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  • I am unreasonably excited that King Arthur Flour is coming out with an unbleached cake flour.

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  • I find that adding it in combination with unbleached all purpose flour gives me the texture that I am looking for in these rolls.

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  • Description: Printed in Vale type on unbleached Arnold paper, bearing the Vale Press watermark.

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  • Remember to look for “whole wheat flour” or “whole-grain flour” as the first ingredient—“wheat flour” and “enriched unbleached flour” could sneak white flour into the recipe without your knowing it.

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