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One entry found for fermentation.
Main Entry: fer·men·ta·tion
Pronunciation: secondarystressfschwar-mschwan-primarystresstamacr-shschwan, -secondarystressmen-
Function: noun
: chemical breaking down of a substance (as in the souring of milk or the formation of alcohol from sugar) produced by an enzyme and often accompanied by the formation of a gas
- fer·men·ta·tive /(secondarystress)fschwar-primarystressment-schwat-iv/ adjective

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