Etymology
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farinaceous (adj.)

"of or pertaining to flour or meal," 1640s, from Late Latin farinaceus, from Latin farina "flour, meal" (see farina).

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Definitions of farinaceous

farinaceous (adj.)
resembling starch;
Synonyms: starchlike / amylaceous / amyloid / amyloidal
farinaceous (adj.)
composed of or covered with particles resembling meal in texture or consistency;
Synonyms: coarse-grained / grainy / granular / granulose / gritty / mealy
From wordnet.princeton.edu