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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Farina  \Fa*ri"na\,  n.  [L.,  meal,  flour,  fr  far  a  sort  of  grain, 
  spelt;  akin  to  E.  barley.] 
  1.  A  fine  flour  or  meal  made  from  cereal  grains  or  from  the 
  starch  or  fecula  of  vegetables,  extracted  by  various 
  processes,  and  used  in  cookery. 
 
  2.  (Bot.)  Pollen.  [R.]  --Craig. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  farina 
  n  :  fine  meal  made  from  cereal  grain  especially  wheat;  often 
  used  as  a  cooked  cereal  or  in  puddings 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Farina,  IL  (village,  FIPS  25375) 
  Location:  38.83170  N,  88.77784  W 
  Population  (1990):  575  (254  housing  units) 
  Area:  3.5  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  62838 




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