noun French.
a drink of brandy, liqueur, etc., taken after a meal to aid the digestion.
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digestif (diʒɛstif)
something, esp a drink, taken as an aid to digestion, either before or after a meal

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Main Entry:  digestif
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a foodstuff, medicine, or beverage taken to promote or aid digestion; also, alcohol drunk after a meal for this purpose
Example:  Many take fiber as a digestif.
Usage:  pl. digestifs
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Example sentences
Coffee follows desert, along with a sweet liqueur called a digestif.
The best view is from the fourth-floor bar: climb the rickety staircase and have an aperitif or digestif.
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