acetic ferment

noun

: any microorganism or enzyme capable of producing acetic fermentation

Word History

First Known Use

1845, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of acetic ferment was in 1845

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“Acetic ferment.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/acetic%20ferment. Accessed 28 Feb. 2024.

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