mojito


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mo·ji·to

 (mō-hē′tō)
n. pl. mo·ji·tos
A cocktail made of rum, sugar, lime juice, crushed mint leaves, soda water, and shaved ice.

[Cuban Spanish, from diminutive of Spanish mojo, sauce, from mojar, to moisten, to dip, from Vulgar Latin *molliāre, to soften by wetting; see moil.]

mojito

(məˈhiːtəʊ)
n, pl -tos
a cocktail consisting of rum, sugar, lime, mint, and soda water
[C20: Spanish, diminutive of mojo wet]
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