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molasses (n.)

"uncrystallized syrup produced in the manufacture of sugar," 1580s, from Portuguese melaço, from Late Latin mellaceum "new wine," properly neuter of mellaceus "resembling honey," from Latin mel (genitive mellis) "honey" (from PIE root *melit- "honey"). Adopted in English in plural form and generally remaining so, but regarded as a singular noun.

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Definitions of molasses from WordNet

molasses (n.)
thick dark syrup produced by boiling down juice from sugar cane; especially during sugar refining;
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