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English definition of “malt”

malt

noun [U]     /mɒlt/ US  /mɑːlt/
grain , usually barley , that has been left in water until it starts to grow and is then dried . It is used in the making of alcoholic drinks such as beer and whisky Cereals malt     verb [T]
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