Definisi 'starch'
English to English
adjective
1 Stiff; precise; rigid.
source: webster1913
noun
2 a complex carbohydrate found chiefly in seeds, fruits, tubers, roots and stem pith of plants, notably in corn, potatoes, wheat, and rice; an important foodstuff and used otherwise especially in adhesives and as fillers and stiffeners for paper and textiles
source: wordnet30
3 a commercial preparation of starch that is used to stiffen textile fabrics in laundering
source: wordnet30
4 A widely diffused vegetable substance found especially in seeds, bulbs, and tubers, and extracted (as from potatoes, corn, rice, etc.) as a white, glistening, granular or powdery substance, without taste or smell, and giving a very peculiar creaking sound when rubbed between the fingers. It is used as a food, in the production of commercial grape sugar, for stiffening linen in laundries, in making paste, etc.
source: webster1913
verb
5 stiffen with starch
Example:
• starch clothes
source: wordnet30
6 To stiffen with starch.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
starchy, amylum, formulation, preparation, polyose, polysaccharide, stiffen, arum, cassava, manioca, arrowroot,

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