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ferment

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1ferment/fɚˈmɛnt/verb
fermentsfermentedfermenting
1ferment
/fɚˈmɛnt/
verb
fermentsfermentedfermenting
Learner's definition of FERMENT  
: to go through a chemical change that results in the production of alcohol
[no object]
— sometimes used figuratively
[+ object]

— fermentation

/ˌfɚmənˈteɪʃən/noun,[noncount]
2ferment/ˈfɚˌmɛnt/noun
2ferment
/ˈfɚˌmɛnt/
noun
Learner's definition of FERMENT  
[noncount]
: a situation in which there is much excitement and confusion caused by change
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