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- n. A soft drink made by boiling pearl barley with water, and adding flavouring and sugar
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a decoction of barley, used in medicine, as a nutritive and demulcent.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A decoction of barley used as a demulcent nutritious drink in fevers, and in inflammations of the air-passages and of the alimentary canal.
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- n. used to feed infants
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