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Almond meal

the meal obtained by pulverizing blanched almonds, used chiefly in the manufacture of perfume and cosmetics.
Historical Examples

almond meal is sometimes used as an adulterant in ipecacuanha powder.
Cooley’s Practical Receipts, Volume II Arnold Cooley

Beat eggs stiff, add sugar, and beat very stiff; add lemon rind grated; mix and add flour and almond meal.
The Vegetarian Cook Book E. G. Fulton

Beat egg yolk until light, add cream and saccharin; stir this into almond meal.
Dietetics for Nurses Fairfax T. Proudfit


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