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1mead

noun \ˈmēd\

Definition of MEAD

:  a fermented beverage made of water and honey, malt, and yeast

Origin of MEAD

Middle English mede, from Old English medu; akin to Old High German metu mead, Greek methy wine
First Known Use: before 12th century

Other Alcoholic Beverage Terms

finish, gimlet, mull, sake, setup, sommelier, syllabub, vintner, wassail

2mead

noun

Definition of MEAD

archaic
:  meadow

Origin of MEAD

Middle English mede, from Old English ̄d
First Known Use: before 12th century

Mead

biographical name \ˈmēd\

Definition of MEAD

Margaret 1901–1978 Am. anthropol.

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