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brewingThe manufacture of alcoholic beverages (e.g., beer) from malted grain fermentation.
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brewingthe preparation of beer, ale and lager by FERMENTATION from grains such as barley, rice and corn. YEASTS ferment the sugars into ETHANOL and CARBON DIOXIDE. Hops are added to impart a bitter flavour.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005