Meaning of “malt” in the English Dictionary

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uk /mɒlt/ us /mɑːlt/

malt noun (DRINK)

[ C or U ] also malt whisky whisky made using malt rather than ordinary grain

[ C ] US also malted a drink made from malt, ice cream, and milk

verb [ T ] uk us

(Definition of “malt” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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maltnoun [ U ]

us /mɔlt/

grain, usually barley, that has been left in water until it starts to grow and is then dried, used in making some types of alcoholic drinks

(Definition of “malt” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)