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stout,

alcoholic beverage: see beerbeer,
alcoholic beverage made by brewing and fermenting cereals, especially malted barley, usually with the addition of hops as a flavoring agent and stabilizer. One of the oldest of alcoholic beverages (there is archaeological evidence dating to c.3000 B.C.
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stout

strong porter highly flavoured with malt

Stout

Sir Robert. 1844--1930, New Zealand statesman, born in Scotland: prime minister of New Zealand (1884--87)
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My Mongoose XT did come from the factory set to an ultra-hot trigger pull, but it was easily adjustable to a slightly stouter setting for my fumbling fingers.
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