Etymology
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sambuca (n.)

Italian flavored liqueur, made from elderberries, that resembles French anisette, 1971, from Italian, from Latin sambucus "elder tree."

updated on December 06, 2021

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Definitions of sambuca from WordNet

sambuca (n.)
an Italian liqueur made with elderberries and flavored with licorice;
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