Malt kiln
Malt Malt, a. Relating to, containing, or made with, malt. [1913 Webster]

{Malt liquor}, an alcoholic liquor, as beer, ale, porter, etc., prepared by fermenting an infusion of malt.

{Malt dust}, fine particles of malt, or of the grain used in making malt; -- used as a fertilizer. `` Malt dust consists chiefly of the infant radicle separated from the grain.'' --Sir H. Davy.

{Malt floor}, a floor for drying malt.

{Malt house}, or {Malthouse}, a house in which malt is made.

{Malt kiln}, a heated chamber for drying malt. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • malt-kiln — maltˈ kiln noun A kiln in which sprouted grain is allowed to dry • • • Main Entry: ↑malt …   Useful english dictionary

  • Malt — Malt, a. Relating to, containing, or made with, malt. [1913 Webster] {Malt liquor}, an alcoholic liquor, as beer, ale, porter, etc., prepared by fermenting an infusion of malt. {Malt dust}, fine particles of malt, or of the grain used in making… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Malt dust — Malt Malt, a. Relating to, containing, or made with, malt. [1913 Webster] {Malt liquor}, an alcoholic liquor, as beer, ale, porter, etc., prepared by fermenting an infusion of malt. {Malt dust}, fine particles of malt, or of the grain used in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Malt floor — Malt Malt, a. Relating to, containing, or made with, malt. [1913 Webster] {Malt liquor}, an alcoholic liquor, as beer, ale, porter, etc., prepared by fermenting an infusion of malt. {Malt dust}, fine particles of malt, or of the grain used in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Malt house — Malt Malt, a. Relating to, containing, or made with, malt. [1913 Webster] {Malt liquor}, an alcoholic liquor, as beer, ale, porter, etc., prepared by fermenting an infusion of malt. {Malt dust}, fine particles of malt, or of the grain used in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Malt liquor — Malt Malt, a. Relating to, containing, or made with, malt. [1913 Webster] {Malt liquor}, an alcoholic liquor, as beer, ale, porter, etc., prepared by fermenting an infusion of malt. {Malt dust}, fine particles of malt, or of the grain used in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • malt-floor — maltˈ floor noun A perforated floor in the chamber of a malt kiln, through which heat rises • • • Main Entry: ↑malt …   Useful english dictionary

  • malt — [môlt] n. [ME malte < OE mealt, akin to Ger malz < IE * mel d, soft < base * mel , to crush, grind > MELT, MILL1] 1. barley or other grain softened by soaking in water until it sprouts and then kiln dried: used for brewing and… …   English World dictionary

  • Malt — (m[add]lt), n. [AS. mealt; akin to D. mout, G. malz, Icel., Sw., & Dan. malt, and E. melt. [root]108. See {Melt}.] Barley or other grain, steeped in water and dried in a kiln, thus forcing germination until the saccharine principle has been… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • malt-mill — maltˈ mill noun A mill for grinding malt after drying in a kiln • • • Main Entry: ↑malt …   Useful english dictionary

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