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Word of The Day – Zymurgy

Word of The Day – Zymurgy. Definitions for zymurgy 1. the branch of applied chemistry dealing with fermentation, as in winemaking, brewing, the preparation of yeast, etc. Citations: He was going to work in a brewery for the summer, attracted by the job’s requiring a knowledge of zymurgy… Geoffrey Wagner, The Asphalt Campus, 1963 Signs […]

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Word of the Day – Groggery

groggery GROG-uh-ree noun 1. a slightly disreputable barroom. Quotes P. Dusenheimer, standing in the door of his uninviting groggery, when the trains stopped for water, never received from the traveling public any patronage except facetious remarks upon his personal appearance. — Mark Twain and Charles Dudley Warner, The Gilded Age, 1873 Origin Groggery is an […]