Definition of cornstarch in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈkôrnˌstärCH/


North American
Finely ground corn flour, used as a thickener in cooking.
Example sentences
  • In a medium bowl, combine the cornstarch, brown sugar, apple juice concentrate, and vanilla extract and whisk together.
  • Combine cake flour, cornstarch, baking powder and enough water to make batter the consistency of light cream.
  • Mix the egg, salt, white pepper, and two tablespoons of the cornstarch in a medium to large bowl.

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Syllabification: corn·starch

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