Definition of microbrewery in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌmīkrəˈbro͞oərē/

noun (plural microbreweries)

chiefly North American
A limited-production brewery, typically producing specialty beers and often selling its products only locally.
Example sentences
  • The combined volume of beer sold by microbreweries and regional specialty breweries increased by 210,000 barrels, bringing their total volume to just under 3.8 million barrels.
  • There are beers brewed especially for this time of year, including some of the best beers put out by microbreweries and foreign breweries.
  • The microbrewery's beers are formulated from proprietary recipes.

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Syllabification: mi·cro·brew·er·y

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