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rice grinder

offensive slang A typically light and fast car or motorcycle manufactured in an East Asian country, especially Japan. Often used derogatorily, the term is typically considered racist for its use of rice as a stereotypical representative of such countries (where it is a staple food). A: "Check out the rice grinder with the huge spoiler." B: "A rice grinder? That's a bit politically incorrect, don't you think?" My old Mustang can go toe to toe with the fastest rice grinders out there.
See also: grinder, rice
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INGREDIENTS rye berries Water Salt Sourdough starter TOOLS a mill (until 1983 I used a Colombian rice-grinder. Corona; now I have a bigger English mill with 3 fly-wheel and a funny name A-547) which crushes the berries and produces coarse and fine flour at the same time wood or plastic or stainless steel bowl board on which to make the loaves Bread keeps well in a cool place for many weeks.