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mead

noun \ ˈmēd \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of mead

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

Origin and Etymology of mead

Middle English mede, from Old English medu; akin to Old High German metu mead, Greek methy wine

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mead

noun

Definition of mead

archaic
: meadow

Origin and Etymology of mead

Middle English mede "meadow, clearing," going back to Old English mǣd — more at meadow


Mead

biographical name \ ˈmēd \

Definition of Mead

Margaret 1901–1978 American anthropologist


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