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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Consisting of or containing a complex carbohydrate adj. - Rigidly formal.

Usage examples (39)
  • A starchy manner
  • starchy foods
  • A few nuts, such as the acorn, cocoanut and chestnut, are very rich in starch, and these should be classified as starchy foods.
  • And rinse your mouth after sugary or starchy snacks. for more
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