from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Archaic A hot drink, sometimes used medicinally, made from salep, sassafras, or similar aromatic herbs.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. An aromatic drink prepared from sassafras bark and other ingredients, once popular in London, England.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An aromatic drink prepared from sassafras bark and other ingredients, at one time much used in London.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A drink prepared from sassafras-bark; sassafras-tea.
Alteration of salep.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)