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One entry found for whiskey.
Main Entry: whis·key
Variant(s): or whis·ky /primarystresshwis-kemacron, primarystresswis-/
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural whiskeys or whiskies
Etymology: from uisce beatha, a phrase in Irish (the ancient language of Ireland) and isuge beatha, a phrase in Scottish Gaelic (the ancient language of Scotland), both meaning literally "water of life"
: an alcoholic liquor made from grain (as rye, corn, or barley)

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