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oat

1. an erect annual grass, Avena sativa, grown in temperate regions for its edible seed
2. the seeds or fruits of this grass
3. any of various other grasses of the genus Avena, such as the wild oat
4. Poetic Music a flute made from an oat straw

oat

[ōt]
(botany)
Any plant of the genus Avena in the family Graminae, cultivated as an agricultural crop for its seed, a cereal grain, and for straw.
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Honorable Mentions ([check]) have more than a trivial amount of refined flour, but it comes after whole grain, or they have more "isolated" fibers (like oat hull fiber) than whole grain.
What does it take to turn wheat straw, rice, soy and oat hulls, spent brewer's grain, peanut and almond skins, corn stalks, and cobs into high-quality baking "flour"?
Considering that oat hulls burn more quickly than coal, facility services workers had to figure out how to inject the hulls at a different location than the coal.
Types: wood flour, oat hulls, rice hulls, ground nutshells.
The five fillers were 1) a 65/35 ratio blend of English walnut shell flour/oat hull furfural residue; 2) an oat hull furfural residue; 3) an imported Asian furfural residue; 4) an English walnut shell flour; and 5) a pecan shell flour.