Definition of graham in English:

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Pronunciation: /ɡram/


North American
Denoting or made from wholewheat flour that has not been sifted: a box of graham crackers bread made with graham flour
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  • In the bowl of an electric mixer fitted with the paddle attachment, combine the flour, graham cracker crumbs, and butter and mix until just combined, about two minutes.
  • Pearl barley, cracked wheat, graham flour and popcorn also make the whole-grain grade.
  • But when you try to make American-style cheesecake in France, you quickly run into a procurement hurdle: neither cream cheese or graham crackers are readily available.


Mid 19th century: named after Sylvester Graham (1794–1851), an American advocate of dietary reform.

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