cornflour vs cornstarch what difference

what is difference between cornflour and cornstarch

English

Etymology

  • corn +‎ flour

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈkɔːn.flaʊə/
  • Homophone: cornflower

Noun

cornflour (usually uncountable, plural cornflours)

  1. (Britain) A very fine starch powder derived from maize (US corn) used in cooking as a thickener, to keep things from sticking, or as an anti-caking agent.

Synonyms

  • (fine starch derived from maize): cornstarch (US)

Translations

Further reading

  • Corn starch on Wikipedia.Wikipedia


English

Alternative forms

  • cornflour (UK)

Etymology

corn +‎ starch

Noun

cornstarch (usually uncountable, plural cornstarches)

  1. A very fine starch powder derived from corn (maize) used in cooking as a thickener, to keep things from sticking, or as an anti-caking agent.

Translations

See also

  • baby powder

Further reading

  • cornstarch on Wikipedia.Wikipedia

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