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Bread

1. An article of food made from flour or meal by moistening, kneading, and baking.

Raised bread is made with yeast, salt, and sometimes a little butter or lard, and is mixed with warm milk or water to form the dough, which, after kneading, is given time to rise before baking. Cream of tartar bread is raised by the action of an alkaline carbonate or bicarbonate (as saleratus or ammonium bicarbonate) and cream of tartar (acid tartrate of potassium) or some acid. Unleavened bread is usually mixed with water and salt only. Aerated bread. See Aerated. Bread and butter, means of living. Brown bread, indian bread, Graham bread, rye and indian bread. See brown bread, under brown. Bread tree. See breadfruit.

2. Food; sustenance; support of life, in general. Give us this day our daily bread. (Matt. Vi. 11)

Origin: as. Bread; akin to OFries. Brad, os. Brd, D. Brood, g. Brod, brot, Icel. Brau, Sw. & dan. Brod. The root is probably that of E. Brew. See Brew.


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... Sugars raise blood glucose quickly, so this is why diabetics need to be careful with sugars. It is true that white bread, pasta, potatoes and rice can also raise blood glucose quickly. Sugar is allowed in diabetes, though.

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A scientist is testing some bread for two strains of bacteria. He is going to use a sensor that will not react to the B strain of the bacteria, but will change from red to purple if strain A is present. What are the positive and negative ...

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Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... than ever and I can feel it swelling, hard and hurting I no more can wear my rings, bracelets, shoes and clothes and my face is a round loaf of bread .. the strange thing is that the bloating is not just during ovulation or period .. it's ALWAYS !!! and Whenever I go to doctors "with all ...

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Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... and cheese. This is not celiac disease which is an allergy to gluten. This is a build up candida in your system from years of eating sugar, pasta, bread, potatoes, white flour, etc. Drink lots of water! If this helps you in a week, you will know. Good news is that it is reversible.

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