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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of acrospire.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having or exhibiting the acrospire: especially, in malt-making, applied to the grains of barley which have sprouted so far as to exhibit the blade or plumule-end, together with the root or radicle.


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