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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The quality of having a coarse, grainy texture.

Usage examples (13)
  • Adjective, : mealy potatoes; a mealy stone. ,baked fish with a mealy crust. ,flowers mealy with their pollen. ,horses with mealy hides. ,a...
  • Avoid overly sweet apples or those that tend towards softness or mealiness.
  • My concern is after the 2nd amendment is eroded to be mealiness, which one will the Congress go after next.
  • I have got good results by such processes on albumen paper, the albumen tending to prevent mealiness in the print; also on paper soaked in gelatine before the... for more
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