- containing, consisting of, or made from flour or meal
- like meal
- containing starch
Origin of farinaceousLate Latin farinaceus from Classical Latin farina: see farina
- Made from, rich in, or consisting of starch.
- Having a mealy or powdery texture.
Origin of farinaceousLatin farīnāceus mealy from farīna farina ; see farina .
(comparative more farinaceous, superlative most farinaceous)
From Latin farinaceus.