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- n. A French liqueur made at Poissy in north central France from brandy and flavoured with almonds and the pits of apricots since the early nineteenth century.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A cordial of brandy, etc., flavored with the kernel of the bitter almond, or of the peach stone, etc.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A cordial made by redistilling spirit in which have been macerated orange-peel and the kernels of fruits, such as peaches and apricots, the product of distillation being sweetened and diluted.
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The French word noyau is referenced in these books:
I always know when she's left a noyau* behind because my mixer goes CRACK CRACK!
Expressions: le noyau familial = the family unit cracher un noyau = to spit out a pit. des fruits à noyaux = stone-fruit électrons autour du noyau = electrons around the nucleus
Thank you for your support! le noyau (noy-oh) noun, masculine stone, pit (of fruit); nucleus; core (of the earth)
-- Royal Blenheim apricot tart with noyau ice cream
Je planifier une fête à laquelle je veux explorer de differentes facettes des fruits à noyau.
The Martins held up their hands in surprise, and Mrs. Martin kissed her on both cheeks, and then they made her drink a glass of noyau.
Coffee and some old china cups, which appeared to me quite beautiful, stood on a silver tray; and some liqueur glasses, with a flask, which turned out to be noyau, on a salver beside it.
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