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- noun Strong distilled alcohol, especially a strong liquor such as whiskey or brandy.
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- noun alchemy An
aqueous solutionof alcoholtypically prepared by distilling wine.
- noun chemistry, archaic A
concentratedaqueous solution of ethanol.
- noun beverages
French brandy/ cognac.
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- noun strong distilled liquor or brandy
from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
[Middle English aqua vite, from Medieval Latin aqua vītae; see aquavit.]
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From Latin aqua "water" and vitae "of life", meaning "water of life".
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