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Spanish translation of “ferment”

ferment

verb /fəˈment/
to (make something) go through a particular chemical change (as when yeast is added to dough in the making of bread )
fermentar
Grape juice must be fermented before it becomes wine .
to excite or be excited
provocar
He is the kind of person to ferment trouble .
fermentation /fəːmen-/ noun the chemical change occurring when something ferments or is fermented
fermentación
the fermentation of beer .
(Definition of ferment from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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