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wheat

(Science: botany) A cereal grass (triticum vulgare) and its grain, which furnishes a white flour for bread, and, next to rice, is the grain most largely used by the human race.

Of this grain the varieties are numerous, as red wheat, white wheat, bald wheat, bearded wheat, winter wheat, summer wheat, and the like. Wheat is not known to exist as a wild native plant, and all statements as to its origin are either incorrect or at best only guesses. Buck wheat.

(Science: botany) The grain weevil. The rice weevil when found in wheat.

Origin: OE. Whete, AS. Hwte; akin to OS. Hwti, D. Weit, G. Weizen, OHG. Weizzi, Icel. Hveiti, Sw. Hvete, Dan. Hvede, Goth. Hwaiteis, and E. While. See White.


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Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... and no one seems to understand. I do exercise 5-6 times a week and try to have the healthiest diet possible but sort of relax at weekends! I eat wheat and gluten free foods but still experiencing an extremely uncomfortable amount of bloating and the pain isn't getting any better. I have an appointment ...

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by KatieB
Wed Feb 19, 2014 6:02 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
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Stomach bloating and weight gain

Hay read a book called 'Wheat Belly' by William Davis. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=47QlothkpsE

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by jinx25
Tue Oct 30, 2012 12:59 am
 
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Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... & Lactose intolerance, Egg Allergy & Coeliac's Disease. Therefore my bloating cannot be a reaction due to sugar intake or for that matter wheat intake. I am constinatly on laxatives, as without them I would become severly constipated (this is due to my intolerances and allergies) In 2010 ...

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by Pumbaa2
Thu Oct 25, 2012 5:38 am
 
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... spatial expression should be enough to say) Not in plants. Here is an alignment of a couple of genes to help visualize the problem: BWB16106 VRN1 Wheat BWB16185 VRN1 Arabidopsis BWB16185 MPRPFFHKLIFSSTIQEKRLRVPDKFVSKFKDELSVAVALTVPDGHVWRVGLRKADNKIW BWB16106 MGRGKVQLKRIENKIN-RQVTFSKRRSGLLKKAHEISVLCDAEVG--------------- ...

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by Cat
Tue Sep 25, 2012 4:28 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Nucleotide Database
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Diet Of Laying Birds

@ animato, yes, by wheat offal, I mean bran. This my question was set at a time when mad cow disease have not being discovered. When it was found that mad cow disease is transmitted to cattle as a result of taking diet made of bonemeal; ...

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by chikis
Sat Mar 31, 2012 4:36 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Diet Of Laying Birds
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