ouzo

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Etymology[edit]

From Greek ούζο ‎(oúzo), either from Turkish üzüm ‎(grape) or from the Italian uso Massalia (for use in Marseille) stamped on selected silkworm cocoons exported from Tyrnavos in the 19th century, standing for "superior quality". Other: from the ancient greek word όζω - οσμή (ózo - osmí = smell) because of the strong smell of the drink.

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ouzo ‎(countable and uncountable, plural ouzos)

  1. (uncountable) An anise-flavoured liqueur, popular in Greece.
  2. (countable) A serving of this drink.

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Greek ούζο ‎(oúzo),

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Noun[edit]

ouzo c ‎(plural ouzo's, diminutive ouzootje n)

  1. ouzo

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Greek ούζο ‎(oúzo),

Noun[edit]

ouzo m ‎(plural ouzos)

  1. ouzo

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