tisane

tisane

[ti-zan, -zahn; French tee-zan]
noun, plural tisanes [ti-zanz, -zahnz; French tee-zan] .
1.
(italics) French. aromatic or herb-flavored tea.
2.
Obsolete. a ptisan.

Origin:
1930–35; < French

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tisane (tɪˈzæn)
 
n
an infusion of dried or fresh leaves or flowers, as camomile
 
[C19: from French, from Latin ptisana barley water; see ptisan]

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