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palm wine

Syllabification: palm wine

Definition of palm wine in English:

noun

An alcoholic drink made from fermented palm sap.
Example sentences
  • Beverages include palm wine and alcoholic drinks made from cassava.
  • Nigerians in the coastal regions drink palm wine and locally brewed beer.
  • Many families will serve one of several local alcoholic beverages such as palm wine, grain alcohol, rum, or beer.

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