HyperDic: bottom_fermentation

English > 1 sense of the expression bottom fermentation:
NOUNprocessbottom fermentationa slow kind of alcoholic fermentation at a temperature low enough that the yeast cells can sink to the bottom of the fermenting liquid / liquid
English > bottom fermentation: 1 sense > noun 1, process
MeaningA slow kind of alcoholic fermentation at a temperature low enough that the yeast cells can sink to the bottom of the fermenting liquid / liquid; used in the production of lager.
Broaderzymosis, zymolysis, fermentation, fermenting, fermentA process in which an agent causes an organic substance to break down into simpler substances

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