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barley water

noun
1.
a decoction of barley, used especially in the treatment of diarrhea in infants.
Origin
1275-1325
1275-1325
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British Dictionary definitions for barley water

barley water

noun
1.
a drink made from an infusion of barley, usually flavoured with lemon or orange
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