from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A soluble powder made of dried milk, malted barley, and wheat flour.
  • n. A beverage made by mixing milk with this powder and adding ice cream and flavoring. Also called malt, malted.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A powder made by mixing malted barley, flour and milk, the mixture then being dried by evaporation; initially developed as a nutritional supplement, later used as a flavouring.
  • n. A milkshake with malted milk powder added for flavour, a malted.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A milkshake made with malt powder; also called simply a malted.
  • n. A powder made of dried milk and malted cereals.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. powder made of dried milk and malted cereals
  • n. a milkshake made with malt powder


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  • We ate the cheese and malted milk in the packages-even when they had maggots in them.

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  • Another sadly crippled old woman, the widow of a sea captain, although living almost exclusively upon malted milk tablets as affording a cheap form of prepared food, was always eager to talk of the beautiful illuminated manuscripts she had sought out in her travels and to show specimens of her own work as an illumi -

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  • Oh, what I would give for a crushed-ice strawberry daiquiri, a margarita, a malted milk shake, a tall glass of grapefruit juice, a cold bottle of Budweiser.

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