zymurgy


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zy·mur·gy

 (zī′mûr′jē)
n.
The branch of chemistry that deals with fermentation processes, as in brewing.

zymurgy

(ˈzaɪmɜːdʒɪ)
n
(Biochemistry) the branch of chemistry concerned with fermentation processes in brewing, etc

zy•mur•gy

(ˈzaɪ mɜr dʒi)

n.
the branch of applied chemistry dealing with fermentation, as in winemaking or brewing.
[1865–70; zym(o)- + -urgy]

zymurgy

a branch of applied chemistry that studies fermentation processes, as in brewing.
See also: Fermentation

zymurgy

The branch of chemistry that deals with fermentation processes, for example in brewing.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.zymurgy - the branch of chemistry concerned with fermentation (as in making wine or brewing or distilling)
biochemistry - the organic chemistry of compounds and processes occurring in organisms; the effort to understand biology within the context of chemistry
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The nonprofit association produces two bimonthly magazines: The New Brewer, which informs master brewers of new techniques, and Zymurgy for the home brewer.
"I got started when my son and I were in a hobby shop together, and I picked up a magazine called Zymurgy. I found out that zymurgy is the science of fermentation and brewing.
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While the growth in beer publications hasn't been quite so exponential, there are now magazines, journals and newspapers, nationwide that cover every facet of the craft-brewing industry, including Zymurgy, a magazine named for the branch of chemistry that deals with fermentation.
Because there is no index I cannot determine whether its themes range from aardvarks to zymurgy (the first and last words in my dictionary), but I can attest that they range from abortion to welfare and cover a great many related matters in between, and that Frazier's arguments are challenging and his opinions on the mark.
But, if malting and growing barley tickles your fancy, refer to Zymurgy magazine (the magazine of the American Homebrewers Association), Volume 8, Number 4, Special Grain Brewing Issue 1986--"Home Malting for Homebrewers" by R.C.
We obtained the CERN World-Wide Web address from the Krol volume, which contains the addresses of well over 200 databases and other addresses that deal with topics ranging from Aeronautics & Astronautics to Zymurgy. The other books recommended above also contain useful addresses, and some volumes such as The Internet Directory by Eric Braun (1994) contain nothing but addresses.
The topics discussed on bulletin boards range from AIDS to zymurgy and cater to virtually every occupation, from cops to psychics to broadcast engineers to airline pilots.
In a poll conducted annually by Zymurgy Magazine, the American Homebrewers Association (AHA) membership voted Russian River Brewing Company's Pliny the Elder the "Best Commercial Beer in America" for the sixth year running.
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