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barley water

noun [U] uk   us  
UK a drink made from barley and fruit juice US old-fashioned a drink made from barley and water boiled together and given to someone who is sick to make them feel better
Translations of “barley water”
in Chinese (Traditional) 大麥茶, (使病人病情好轉的)大麥湯…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大麦茶, (使病人病情好转的)大麦汤…
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