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ou·zo

 (o͞o′zō)
n. pl. ou·zos
A colorless, unsweetened Greek liqueur flavored with anise.

[Modern Greek.]

ouzo

(ˈuːzəʊ)
n
(Brewing) a strong aniseed-flavoured spirit from Greece
[Modern Greek ouzon, of obscure origin]

ou•zo

(ˈu zoʊ)

n.
a colorless, anise-flavored liqueur of Greece.
[1895–1900; < Modern Greek oûzo(n), of uncertain orig.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ouzo - a Greek liquor flavored with anise
anise seed, aniseed, anise - liquorice-flavored seeds, used medicinally and in cooking and liquors
booze, hard drink, hard liquor, John Barleycorn, liquor, spirits, strong drink - an alcoholic beverage that is distilled rather than fermented
Translations
Ouzo
ouzo

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