Definition of plain flour in English:

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plain flour


[mass noun] British
Flour that does not contain a raising agent: make a dough with plain flour and a little water
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  • Self raising flour is just plain flour with some rising agents added.
  • Meanwhile, beat the egg yolks, another 40g of castor sugar, cornflour, plain flour and the remaining milk together in a bowl until smooth.
  • Sift 400g plain flour and a half-tsp salt into a bowl.

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