Definition of Starchless

1. Adjective. Lacking starch.

Antonyms: Starchy



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Starchless

starchedly
starchedness
starcher
starchers
starches
starchier
starchiest
starchily
starchiness
starchinesses
starching
starchitect
starchitects
starchitecture
starchitectures
starchless (current term)
starchlike
starchly
starchness
starchwort
starchy
starcraft
starcrossed
stardate
stardates
stardom
stardoms
stardust
stardusts
stare

Literary usage of Starchless

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Report of the Annual Meeting (1900)
"After a week the control specimen, which had been in distilled water, was starchless, whilst that growing in the sugar had formed large quantities of starch ..."

2. Practical Physiology of Plants by Francis Darwin, Edward Hamilton Acton (1901)
"The control specimens will be starchless, and dead or nearly so, ... In a few days they become rich in starch, while the control flowers are starchless. ..."

3. Practical Physiology of Plants by Francis Darwin, Edward Hamilton Acton (1895)
"The control specimens will be starchless, and dead or nearly so, ... In a few days they become rich in starch, while the control flowers are starchless. ..."

4. Practical Physiology of Plants by Francis Darwin, Edward Hamilton Acton (1909)
"The control specimens will be starchless, and dead or nearly so, ... In a few days they become rich in starch, while the control flowers are starchless. ..."

5. Practical Agitation by John Jay Chapman (1900)
"But we are starchless, and deserve a starchless service. What did you find out at the last meeting of the Library Committee? You found out that Commissioner ..."

6. Consumption and chronic diseases: A Hygienic Cure, at Patient's Home, of by Emmet Densmore (1899)
"Inveterate cases must be confined to restricted quantities of meat and starchless vegetables. My chief aim is to call attention to the fact that most adults ..."

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