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1. A syrup made from black currants.
2. Crème de cassis.

[French, from Middle French, from Old French cassie, casse, cassia, senna, from Latin casia, cassia, aromatic tree of the genus Cinnamomum; see cassia.]


(Brewing) a blackcurrant cordial
[C19: from French]

crème de cas•sis

(ˌkrɛm də kæˈsis, ˌkrim)
a liqueur flavored with black currants.
[< French: literally, cream of black currant]


[kæˈsiːs] Ncassis m
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