Definition of wholewheat in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈhōlˌ(h)wēt/


Denoting flour or bread made from whole grains of wheat, including the husk or outer layer.


Wholewheat bread or flour.
Example sentences
  • Whole Wheat (it's a mixture of whole-wheat and refined flour) is the healthiest pretzel, though many outlets don't carry it.
  • For example, one week Sheri switched from white bread to whole-wheat.
  • Why bother eating whole-wheat instead of white bread or shredded wheat instead of corn flakes?

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Syllabification: wholewheat

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