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malted milk

  1. a soluble powder made of dehydrated milk and malted cereals.
  2. a beverage made by dissolving this powder, usually in milk, often with ice cream and flavoring added.
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Origin of malted milk

An Americanism dating back to 1885–90
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Examples from the Web for malted milk

Historical Examples

  • The hollow bases of malted-milk dispensers and drink mixers were cockroach havens.

    The Biotic Associations of Cockroaches

    Louis M. Roth

British Dictionary definitions for malted milk

malted milk

  1. a soluble powder made from dehydrated milk and malted cereals
  2. a drink made from this powder
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