steepwater

noun

Definition of steepwater

: the solution resulting from steeping (as corn) in water in the manufacture of starch — see inositol sense a

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steep entry 6 + water

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“Steepwater.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/steepwater. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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