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Hefeweizen

or he·fe·wei·zen

[ hef-uh-vahy-suhn, -vahy-tzuhn ]
/ ˈhɛf əˌvaɪ sən, -ˌvaɪ tzən /
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noun
a German-style malted wheat beer with a cloudy, pale appearance and with fruit and clove aroma and taste.
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Origin of Hefeweizen

First recorded in 1990–95; from German, equivalent to Hefe “yeast” + Weizen wheat + Bier beer

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