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malty

[mawl-tee] /ˈmɔl ti/
adjective, maltier, maltiest.
1.
of, like, or containing malt.
Origin of malty
1810-1820
1810-20; malt + -y1
Related forms
maltiness, noun
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  • The school that plumps for malty Rabbits and the other that goes for milky ones are equally emphatic in their choice.

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British Dictionary definitions for malty

malty

/ˈmɔːltɪ/
adjective maltier, maltiest
1.
of, like, or containing malt
Derived Forms
maltiness, noun
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Word Origin and History for malty
adj.

1817, from malt (n.) + -y (2).

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