Definitions of leavening

  1. The act of making light, or causing to ferment, by means of leaven. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. That which leavens or makes light. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. That which leavens, or the act. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

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Usage examples for leavening

  1. So of China with the ferment of freedom leavening the whole. – The Canadian Commonwealth by Agnes C. Laut
  2. When used with soda in cooking and baking operations, the organic acid of the molasses liberates carbon dioxide gas, which acts as a leavening agent. – Human Foods and Their Nutritive Value by Harry Snyder