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 (kĭm′əl, kü′məl)
A colorless liqueur flavored with caraway seeds and cumin.

[German, from Middle High German kümel, cumin seed, from Old High German kumīn, kumil, ultimately from Latin cumīnum; see cumin.]
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(ˈkʊməl; German ˈkyməl)
(Brewing) a German liqueur flavoured with aniseed and cumin
[C19: from German Kümmel, from Old High German kumil, probably variant of kumin cumin]
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(ˈkɪm əl)

a colorless cordial or liqueur flavored mainly with cumin and caraway seeds.
[1880–85; < German Kümmel, Old High German kumil, appar. dissimilated variant of kumin cumin]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.kummel - liqueur flavored with caraway seed or cumin
cumin seed, cumin - aromatic seeds of the cumin herb of the carrot family
caraway seed - aromatic seeds of the caraway plant; used widely as seasoning
cordial, liqueur - strong highly flavored sweet liquor usually drunk after a meal
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[ˈkʊməl] Ncúmel m, kummel m
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The German liqueur Kummel is made from caraway seeds.
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Joerg Kummel, Acoustic consultant of the theater said: 'We will have the possibility to listen to orchestras in natural sound.