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witblits

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Pronunciation: /ˈvətbləts
 
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Definition of witblits in English:

noun

South African
A type of raw spirits, often one that has been illicitly distilled.
Example sentences
  • This annual festival boasts food and craft stalls, with the main attraction being the prickly pear witblits made in a 19th century copper still.
  • Because of constitutional regulations the witblits is not sold but offered to visitors to taste.
  • We obtain our witblits from a licenced distiller who is one of the very few legal distillers in the country.

Origin

Afrikaans, from wit 'white' + blits 'lightning'.

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