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syllabub

[sil-uh-buhb] /ˈsɪl əˌbʌb/
noun
1.
a drink of milk or cream sweetened, flavored, and mixed with wine or cider.
2.
a dessert of beaten cream that is thickened with gelatin, sweetened, and flavored with wine or liquor.
3.
a glass or punch cup in which syllabub is served.
Origin
1530-1540
1530-40; earlier sollybubbe, sillabub, of obscure origin
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British Dictionary definitions for syllabub

syllabub

/ˈsɪləˌbʌb/
noun
1.
a spiced drink made of milk with rum, port, brandy, or wine, often hot
2.
(Brit) a cold dessert made from milk or cream beaten with sugar, wine, and lemon juice
Word Origin
C16: of unknown origin
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