- 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
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The hollow bases of malted-milk dispensers and drink mixers were cockroach havens.The Biotic Associations of Cockroaches
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- a soluble powder made from dehydrated milk and malted cereals
- a drink made from this powder
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