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malted milk

a soluble powder made of dehydrated milk and malted cereals.
a beverage made by dissolving this powder, usually in milk, often with ice cream and flavoring added.
Origin of malted milk
An Americanism dating back to 1885-90 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • malted milk, kumyss, or matzoon may be given in place of milk.

  • "She likes her malted milk in it, you know she does, Mary," said the girl.

    Fernley House Laura E. Richards
  • I feel somewhat shaken, and will have my malted milk in my own room.

    Hildegarde's Harvest Laura E. Richards
  • If I had a bottle of malted milk, or something like that, I'd christen it.

    Tom Swift and his Airship Victor Appleton
  • This may be in the form of whole milk, milk soups, malted milk, etc.

    Dietetics for Nurses Fairfax T. Proudfit
  • It is well to keep a good brand of malted milk on hand, as there are various uses to which it can be put.

    Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 5 Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences
  • The addition to the milk of some of the malted foods, such as Mellin's food or malted milk, is sometimes useful.

  • A tin of malted milk is not a bad thing to take as an emergency ration after fever.

    The Land of Footprints Stewart Edward White
  • It would have been true too, because I intended to nibble my malted milk tablets behind a magazine.

    Beatrice Leigh at College

    Julia Augusta Schwartz
  • And substituted orange juice very mercifully for what had grown to be a somewhat monotonous carousal in malted milk.

    Rainy Week Eleanor Hallowell Abbott
British Dictionary definitions for malted milk

malted milk

a soluble powder made from dehydrated milk and malted cereals
a drink made from this powder
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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