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fa·ri·na

(fă-rē'nă),
Flour or meal, as prepared from cereal grains such as Avena sativa (oats) or Triticum sativum (wheat); used as a starchy food.
[L.]
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farina

(fă-rē′nă) [L.]
Finely ground meal commonly made from wheat or other grain, used as cereal and flour.
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