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fermenter (s) (noun), fermenters (pl)
1. A device employed in the technical process of brewing beer: The first step in brewing beer is the fermenter called malting, a procedure which partly converts barley starch into sugar.
2. An organism that carries out a chemical change: A fermenter can cause milk to sour and bread to expand and so be softer.

The fermenter of milk is necessary in the production of cheese.

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