Definisi 'ferment'
English to English
noun
1 a state of agitation or turbulent change or development
Example:
• the political ferment produced new leadership
• social unrest
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2 a substance capable of bringing about fermentation
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3 a process in which an agent causes an organic substance to break down into simpler substances; especially, the anaerobic breakdown of sugar into alcohol
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4 That which causes fermentation, as yeast, barm, or fermenting beer.
source: webster1913
verb
5 be in an agitated or excited state
Example:
• The Middle East is fermenting
• Her mind ferments
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6 work up into agitation or excitement
Example:
• Islam is fermenting Africa
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7 cause to undergo fermentation
Example:
• We ferment the grapes for a very long time to achieve high alcohol content
• The vintner worked the wine in big oak vats
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8 go sour or spoil
Example:
• The milk has soured
• The wine worked
• The cream has turned--we have to throw it out
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9 To cause ferment of fermentation in; to set in motion; to excite internal emotion in; to heat.
source: webster1913
10 To undergo fermentation; to be in motion, or to be excited into sensible internal motion, as the constituent particles of an animal or vegetable fluid; to work; to effervesce.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
sour, turn, work, zymolytic, chemical action, chemical change, chemical process, sturm und drang, turbulence, convert, fire up, bottom fermentation, top fermentation, vinification, vinify,

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