poitín

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poitín (pɒˈtiːn)
 
n
the Irish Gaelic spelling of poteen

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World English Dictionary
poteen or poitín (pɒˈtiːn)
 
n
(in Ireland) illicit spirit, often distilled from potatoes
 
[C19: from Irish poitín little pot, from pota pot]
 
poitín or poitín
 
n
 
[C19: from Irish poitín little pot, from pota pot]

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