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Barley

Barley

(Science: botany) a valuable grain, of the family of grasses, genus Hordeum, used for food, and for making malt, from which are prepared beer, ale, and whisky.

(Science: zoology) barley bird, the siskin. Barley sugar, sugar boiled till it is brittle (formerly with a decoction of barley) and candied. Barley water, a decoction of barley, used in medicine, as a nutritive and demulcent.

Origin: oe. Barli, barlich, as. Baerlic; bere barley _ lic (which is prob. The same as E. Like, adj, or perh. A form of as. Leac leek). As. Bere is akin to Icel, barr barley, goth. Barizeins made of barley, L. Far spelt; cf. W. Barlys barley, bara bread. 92. Cf. Farina, 6th bear.


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Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... to take HIGH quality PROBOTICS (the type that are kept in the refrigerator) - take 2 or 3 times the regular dose, stay away from ALL WHEAT, RYE, BARLEY, YEAST, FERMENTED FOODS, VINEGAR...... eat Yogurt with Probiotics and vegatables and HIGH PROTEIN FOODS. If you have your blood tested you may ...

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by rabidwolves
Mon Mar 05, 2012 6:43 pm
 
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Plant development...Check my answers please?

The aleurone layer of germinating barley can be isolated and studied for the induction of a- amylase, the enzyme that catalyzes starch hydrolysis. Predict the amount of a-amylase activity in aleurone layers to the following treatments: 1. ...

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by jjkwest1
Fri Jan 27, 2012 9:30 pm
 
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Topic: Plant development...Check my answers please?
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Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... of pasta or bread getting stuck. An allergist did a RAST test on me and found out I was allergic to all grains, not just the gluten ones. Rye, barley, soy, wheat, corn, and oats. The RAST test is the one where they scrape your skin with tiny bits of the allergic substance and watch it swell. ...

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by EmmaJean
Thu Jul 07, 2011 2:02 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
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Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... to take HIGH quality PROBOTICS (the type that are kept in the refrigerator) - take 2 or 3 times the regular dose, stay away from ALL WHEAT, RYE, BARLEY, YEAST, FERMENTED FOODS, VINEGAR...... eat Yogurt with Probiotics and vegatables and HIGH PROTEIN FOODS. If you have your blood tested you may ...

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by Labradorguy
Sat May 21, 2011 9:26 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
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Stomach bloating and weight gain

... have not had the trouble come and go, but I add this because neither did I. Turned out I am a celiac - allergic to wheat and other grains similar (barley, rye and oats) and it was that, an intolerance to dairy it was also causing and a peculiar allergy to pork causing all my issues. I am much healthier ...

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by MillieKittan
Thu Feb 24, 2011 11:34 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
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