What does cassis mean?

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.

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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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