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  • n. liquor made from barley; strong ale

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Liquor made from barley; strong ale.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Liquor made from malt, whether by brewing or distillation; ale or whisky.


Literally "barley broth". See brew. (Wiktionary)



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