samshoo

Samshoo

Sam"shoo\, Samshu \Sam"shu\, n. [Chinese san-shao thrice fired.] A spirituous liquor distilled by the Chinese from the yeasty liquor in which boiled rice has fermented under pressure. --S. W. Williams.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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