lager

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noun la·ger \ˈlä-gər\

Definition of lager

  1. :  a beer brewed by slow fermentation and matured under refrigeration

Origin and Etymology of lager

German Lagerbier beer made for storage, from Lager storehouse + Bier beer


First Known Use: 1852



LAGER Defined for English Language Learners

lager

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noun la·ger \ˈlä-gər\

Definition of lager for English Language Learners

  • : a type of beer that is light in color and is aged at cool temperatures



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