levain

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levain

Etymology[edit]

From Old French levain, from Late Latin levāmen (attested in Classical Latin as alleviation or solace) for Latin levamentum, from levō.

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Noun[edit]

levain m (plural levains)

  1. sourdough
  2. leaven (any agent used to make dough rise)

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