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pos·set

 (pŏs′ĭt)
n.
A spiced drink of hot sweetened milk curdled with wine or ale.

[Middle English poshet, possot : perhaps Old French *posce (Latin pōsca, drink of vinegar and water from potāre, to drink; see potable + Latin esca, food, from edere, to eat; see edible) + Middle English hot, hot; see hot.]

posset

(ˈpɒsɪt)
n
(Cookery) a drink of hot milk curdled with ale, beer, etc, flavoured with spices, formerly used as a remedy for colds
[C15 poshoote, of unknown origin]

pos•set

(ˈpɒs ɪt)

n.
a drink of hot milk curdled with ale or wine and often spiced.
[1400–50; late Middle English poshote, possot, of uncertain orig.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.posset - sweet spiced hot milk curdled with ale or beer
drink - a single serving of a beverage; "I asked for a hot drink"; "likes a drink before dinner"
Translations

posset

n
heiße Milch mit Bier oder Wein und Gewürzen
(of baby)erbrochene Milch
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AIF she is growing as expected and her vomiting is effortless and not causing her distress then this is probably just possetting.