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semolina (n.)

meal from hard kernels of wheat, 1797, alteration of Italian semolino "grits; paste for soups," diminutive of semola "bran," from Latin simila "the finest flour," probably from the same Semitic source as Greek semidalis "the finest flour" (compare Assyrian samidu, Syrian semida "fine meal").

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Definitions of semolina from WordNet

semolina (n.)
milled product of durum wheat (or other hard wheat) used in pasta;
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