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unfermented

Line breaks: un|fer¦ment¦ed
Pronunciation: /ˌʌnfəˈmɛntɪd
 
, -ˈfəːmɛn-/

Definition of unfermented in English:

adjective

Not fermented.
Example sentences
  • This allowed airborne yeasts to settle on the unfermented beer and begin doing their business at the top of whatever container happened to be holding the liquid.
  • Was the wine in the wedding miracle of Jesus (in the Bible) fermented wine or unfermented grape juice?
  • As the Romans made their way north, grape growing spread across Europe, and by 300 A.D., the use of fermented and unfermented juice in recipes was a common practice.

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