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maltster

[mawlt-ster] /ˈmɔlt stər/
noun
1.
a maker of or dealer in malt.
Origin of maltster
1325-1375
First recorded in 1325-75, maltster is from the Middle English word malt(e)stere. See malt, -ster
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maltster

/ˈmɔːltstə/
noun
1.
a person who makes or deals in malt
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n.

"maker of malt," early 14c. (late 13c. as a surname), from malt + -ster.

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