Graham



[grey-uh m, gram] /ˈgreɪ əm, græm/

adjective
1.
made of graham flour.
[grey-uh m, gram] /ˈgreɪ əm, græm/
noun
1.
Katharine Meyer, 1917–2001, U.S. newspaper publisher.
2.
Martha, 1894–1991, U.S. dancer and choreographer.
3.
Thomas, 1805–69, Scottish chemist.
4.
William Franklin (“Billy”) born 1918, U.S. evangelist.
5.
a male given name: from an Old English word meaning “gray home.”.
/ˈɡreɪəm/
noun
1.
(modifier) (mainly US & Canadian) made of graham flour: graham crackers
/ˈɡreɪəm/
noun
1.
Martha. 1893–1991, US dancer and choreographer
2.
Thomas. 1805–69, British physicist: proposed Graham’s law (1831) of gaseous diffusion and coined the terms osmosis, crystalloids, and colloids
3.
William Franklin, known as Billy Graham. born 1918, US evangelist

in reference to crackers, etc., from unsifted whole-wheat flour, 1834, American English, from Sylvester Graham (1794-1851), U.S. dietetic reformer and temperance advocate. The family name is attested from early 12c., an Anglo-French form of the place name Grantham (Lincolnshire).

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    [grey-uh m] /ˈgreɪ əm/ noun 1. Kenneth, 1859–1932, Scottish writer, especially of children’s stories. /ˈɡreɪəm/ noun 1. Kenneth. 1859–1932, Scottish author, noted for the children’s classic The Wind in the Willows (1908)



  • Graham-flour

    noun 1. unbolted wheat flour, containing all of the wheat grain; whole-wheat flour. noun 1. (mainly US & Canadian) unbolted wheat flour ground from whole-wheat grain, similar to whole-wheat flour

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