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- n. A mixture of honey, water, and vinegar, boiled to a syrup, sometimes mixed with herbs or spices.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A mixture of honey, water, vinegar, and spice, boiled to a sirup.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A mixture of vinegar or acetic acid and honey.
From Late Latin oxymel, from Latin oxymeli ("vinegar and honey"), from Ancient Greek ὀξύμελι. (Wiktionary)