from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Whole-wheat flour.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See flour.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. flour made by grinding the entire wheat berry including the bran; (`whole meal flour' is British usage)
After Sylvester Graham (1794-1851), American cleric and social reformer.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
However, his well-argued insanity influenced a New Yorker named James Caleb Jackson, and Jackson embraced Graham’s philosophy on his way toward creating a bad-tasting wafer out of graham flour and water.