Definition of Lager

1. Noun. A camp defended by a circular formation of wagons.

Exact synonyms: Laager
Generic synonyms: Bivouac, Camp, Cantonment, Encampment
Geographical relationships: Republic Of South Africa, South Africa



2. Noun. A general term for beer made with bottom fermenting yeast (usually by decoction mashing); originally it was brewed in March or April and matured until September.
Exact synonyms: Lager Beer
Generic synonyms: Beer
Specialized synonyms: Munchener, Munich Beer, Bock, Bock Beer, Light Beer, Octoberfest, Oktoberfest, Pilsener, Pilsner, Malt, Malt Liquor

Definition of Lager

1. n. Lager beer.

Definition of Lager

1. Noun. A type of beer, brewed using a bottom-fermenting yeast. ¹

2. Noun. (alternative spelling of laager) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Lager

1. to laager [v -ED, -ING, -S] - See also: laager

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lager

lafutidine
lag
lag bolt
lag phase
lag screw
lagan
lagans
lagemorpha
lagena
lagenas
lagend
lagends
lagenian
lageniform
lagenæ
lager (current term)
lager beer
lager lout
lager louts
lager top
lager tops
lagered
lagered up
lagering
lagerphone
lagerphones
lagers
lagerstätte
lagerstätten
laggard

Literary usage of Lager

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1. The Brewing Industry and the Brewery Workers' Movement in America by Hermann Schlüter (1910)
"lager BEER Until the early forties of the nineteenth century, ... lager beer, which had been brewed in Germany since the thirteenth century, was not known ..."

2. Federal Statutes Annotated: Containing All the Laws of the United States of by United States, William Mark McKinney, Thomas H. Calvert (1917)
"That there shall be levied, collected, and paid in lieu of the tax of $1 now imposed by law, a tax of $1.50 on all beer, lager beer, ale, porter, ..."

3. Zeitschrift Für Kristallographie, Kristallgeometrie, Kristallphysik (1905)
"Die lieferen lager enthalten noch Magnetit und bis "20°/o Siderit, in einigen Horizonten auch Pyrit als charakteristischen ..."

4. Sunshine and shadow in New York by Matthew Hale Smith (1869)
"lager BEER GARDEN'S. ... and immense German lager beer gardens are here located. Pawnbrokers flourish, dealers in lottery policies abound. ..."

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