Definition of bran in English:

bran

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Pronunciation: /bran
 
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noun

[mass noun]
Pieces of grain husk separated from flour after milling: [with modifier]: oat bran [as modifier]: our regular morning bran cereal
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  • If they contain a carbohydrate, it's usually oat bran, wheat bran or inulin.
  • Whole-wheat flour, wheat bran, nuts and many vegetables are good sources of insoluble fiber.
  • Foods that contain insoluble fibers are wheat bran, whole grain products and vegetables.

Origin

Middle English: from Old French, of unknown origin.

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