barley water definition

  • noun:
    • A soft beverage produced by boiling pearl-barley with liquid, and adding flavouring and sugar
    • a decoction of barley, used in medication, as a nutritive and demulcent.
    • A decoction of barley used as a demulcent naturally healthy beverage in fevers, plus inflammations of this air-passages and of the alimentary channel.
    • used to feed infants
    • a non-alcoholic drink created by boiling pearl-barley with water, and adding flavouring and sugar
    • a decoction of barley, found in medicine, as a nutritive and demulcent.
    • A decoction of barley utilized as a demulcent naturally healthy drink in fevers, plus inflammations of the air-passages and of the alimentary channel.
    • always feed babies

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