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fermentation

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a disturbed or uneasy state
  • a wave of change followed by a period of social fermentation

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The first known use of fermentation was in 1601

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“Fermentation.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fermentation. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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