meal

  1. the food served and eaten at one time
  2. coarsely ground foodstuff; especially seeds of various cereal grasses or pulse

Meal

A meal is an eating occasion that takes place at a certain time and includes specific, prepared food, or the food eaten on that occasion. The names used for specific meals in English varies greatly depending on the speaker`s culture, the time of day, or the size of the meal. Meals occur primarily at homes, restaurants, and cafeterias, but may occ....
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Meal

• (v. t.) To sprinkle with, or as with, meal. • (n.) Any substance that is coarsely pulverized like meal, but not granulated. • (v. t.) To pulverize; as, mealed powder. • (n.) Grain (esp. maize, rye, or oats) that is coarsely ground and unbolted; also, a kind of flour made from beans, pease, etc.; sometimes, any flour, esp. if c...
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meal

(from the article `fat and oil processing`) ...contains the least amount of impurities and is often of edible quality without refining or further processing. Such oils are known as cold-drawn, ... ...is a reserve of high-energy food for use by the germinating seed, and large amounts of oil are associated with large amounts of protein. A...
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meal

(mēl) a portion of food or foods taken at some particular and usually stated or fixed time. See also test meal. barium meal gastrointestinal series. opaque meal a meal containing some substance opaque to x-rays, permitting visualization of the gastroin...
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meal

1. Grain (especially. Maize, rye, or oats) that is coarsely ground and unbolted; also, a kind of flour made from beans, pease, etc.; sometimes, any flour, esp. If coarse. ... 2. Any substance that is coarsely pulverized like meal, but not granulated. Meal beetle, the larva of a beetle (Tenebrio molitor) which infests granaries, bakehouses, etc, and...
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meal

repast noun the food served and eaten at one time
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Meal

Meal (mēl) noun [ Middle English mele , Anglo-Saxon mǣl part, portion, portion of time; akin to English meal a repast. Confer Piecemeal .] A part; a fragment; a portion. [ Obsolete]
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Meal

Meal noun [ Middle English mel ; akin to English meal a part, and to Dutch maal time, meal, German mal time, mahl meal, Icelandic māl measure, time, meal, Goth. mēl time, and to English measure . See Measure .] The portion...
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Meal

Meal transitive verb 1. To sprinkle with, or as with, meal. Shak. 2. To pulverize; as, mealed powder.
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Meal

A dry mix of feed ingredients, usually with the individual feeds distinguishable in the mix.
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Meal

A dry mix of feed ingredients, usually with the individual feeds distinguishable in the mix.
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Meal

Food that's eaten at one time. Each meal should contain a portion (which is the size of the palm of your hand or your clenched fist) of protein and a portion of carbohydrates.
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meal

meal 1. Coarsely ground foodstuff; especially, seeds of various cereal grasses or pulse. 2. The food served and eaten at one time. 3. Any of the occasions for eating food that occur by custom or habit at more or less fixed times. 4. Etymologies: meal: 'food, time for eating', Old English mael, 'fixed time, a measure, a meal'. meal: 'ground grai...
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meal

Type: Term Pronunciation: mēl Definitions: 1. The food consumed at regular intervals or at a specified time. 2. Ground flour from a grain.
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meal

[n] - the food served and eaten at one time 2. [n] - coarsely ground foodstuff
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