malt extract

  1. a sweet, gummy substance derived from an infusion of malt.

Origin of malt extract

First recorded in 1830–40

Words Nearby malt extract Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use malt extract in a sentence

  • After ten days I order also two to four ounces of fluid malt extract before each meal.

    Fat and Blood | S. Weir Mitchell

British Dictionary definitions for malt extract

malt extract

  1. a sticky substance obtained from an infusion of malt

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