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malt


  5  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Malt  \Malt\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Malted}:  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Malting}.] 
  To  make  into  malt;  as  to  malt  barley. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Malt  \Malt\,  v.  i. 
  To  become  malt;  also  to  make  grain  into  malt.  --Mortimer. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Malt  \Malt\,  n.  [AS.  mealt;  akin  to  D.  mout,  G.  malz,  Icel., 
  Sw.,  &  Dan.  malt,  and  E.  melt.  [root]108.  See  {Melt}.] 
  Barley  or  other  grain,  steeped  in  water  and  dried  in  a  kiln, 
  thus  forcing  germination  until  the  saccharine  principle  has 
  been  evolved.  It  is  used  in  brewing  and  in  the  distillation 
  of  whisky. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Malt  \Malt\,  a. 
  Relating  to  containing,  or  made  with  malt. 
 
  {Malt  liquor},  an  alcoholic  liquor,  as  beer,  ale,  porter, 
  etc.,  prepared  by  fermenting  an  infusion  of  malt. 
 
  {Malt  dust},  fine  particles  of  malt,  or  of  the  grain  used  in 
  making  malt;  --  used  as  a  fertilizer.  ``  Malt  dust 
  consists  chiefly  of  the  infant  radicle  separated  from  the 
  grain.''  --Sir  H.  Davy. 
 
  {Malt  floor},  a  floor  for  drying  malt. 
 
  {Malt  house},  or  {Malthouse},  a  house  in  which  malt  is  made 
 
 
  {Malt  kiln},  a  heated  chamber  for  drying  malt. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  malt 
  n  1:  a  milkshake  made  with  malt  powder  [syn:  {malted},  {malted 
  milk}] 
  2:  alcoholic  beverage  made  with  malt  [syn:  {malt  liquor}] 
  3:  grain  that  is  kiln-dried  after  having  been  germinated  by 
  soaking  in  water;  used  especially  in  brewing  and 
  distilling 
  v  1:  treat  with  malt  or  malt  extract 
  2:  turn  into  malt,  become  malt 
  3:  convert  grain  into  malt 
  4:  convert  into  malt 




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