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Related / Similar Words: leaven

 

Definition:
  • an influence that works subtly to lighten or modify something; "his sermons benefited from a leavening of humor";
  • a substance used to produce fermentation in dough or a liquid;

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    Hyponyms: baking powder, sourdough, yeast, barm

     

    Derivational Morphology: raise, leaven, prove

     

     
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