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mead

(mēd), wine made of fermented honey and water, sometimes flavored with spices. It is highly intoxicating. Mead was known in classical Greece and Rome and was the favorite drink of the tribes of N and W Europe.

mead

an alcoholic drink made by fermenting a solution of honey, often with spices added

Mead

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Margaret. 1901--78, US anthropologist. Her works include Coming of Age in Samoa (1928) and Male and Female (1949)

Mead

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Lake. a reservoir in NW Arizona and SE Nevada, formed by the Hoover Dam across the Colorado River: one of the largest man-made lakes in the world. Area: 588 sq. km (227 sq. miles)
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"We began researching the brewing techniques used by the islands' ancient inhabitants, and discovered the huge significance of mead in Norse culture and mythology.
* Traditional or "show" mead: mead made with honey, water, yeast, and minimal flavor-balancing ingredients.
"There's evidence of mead being consumed thousands of years ago and it was the power drink of ancient Europe before wine-making had developed."
While there are some signs that mead may succeed gin in hipster popularity, Deryl is not convinced it will be the next big thing.
In a statement to the court friend Alan Collins said he received a call from Mr Mead at about 12.30pm on June 19 saying he had fallen.
Paramedics took Mr Mead to the Royal Glamorgan Hospital, where he was diagnosed with a fractured right femur which was later operated on.
The bonds are special limited obligations of SCPPA and payable solely from revenues received by SCPPA from the members participating in the Mead Adelanto and Mead Phoenix projects, respectively.
But mead could become the next big mover in the craft brewing revolution, which has transformed the market for beer, cider and gin.
These crystallized frames gave me the perfect excuse to make some mead!
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