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Meaning of BREWING

Pronunciation:  'brooing

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the production of malt beverages (as beer or ale) from malt and hops by grinding and boiling them and fermenting the result with yeast
 

BREWING is a 7 letter word that starts with B.

 

 See Also: production

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Brew"ing\, n.
1. The act or process of preparing liquors which are brewed,
   as beer and ale.

2. The quantity brewed at once.

         A brewing of new beer, set by old beer. --Bacon.

3. A mixing together.

         I am not able to avouch anything for certainty, such
         a brewing and sophistication of them they make.
                                               --Holland.

4. (Naut.) A gathering or forming of a storm or squall,
   indicated by thick, dark clouds.

 
Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: The manufacture of alcoholic beverages such as beer from the fermentation of malted grains.
 
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