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Galliano Syllabification: Gal·lia·no
Pronunciation: /ɡalˈyänō/

Definition of Galliano in English:

noun

A golden-yellow Italian liqueur flavored with herbs.
Example sentences
  • My favorite combines Kahlua, Galliano, cream, and cola.
  • Flambé with the Galliano, then add the sliced bananas.

Origin

Named after Major Giuseppe Galliáno, noted for halting Ethiopian forces in the war of 1895–96.

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