meaning of cassis

cassis meaning in Etymology Dictionary

black currant alcohol, 1907, from French cassis (16c.) "black currant," apparently from Latin cassia (see cassia). The modern liqueur times from mid-19c.

cassis meaning in Cooking Dictionary


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Sentence Examples with the word cassis

Dijon is well known for its mustard, and for the black currant liqueur called cassis de Dijon; its industries include the manufacture of machinery, automobiles, bicycles, soap, biscuits, brandy, leather, boots and shoes, candles and hosiery.

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