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balsamic vinegar

noun

Simple Definition of balsamic vinegar

  • : a type of Italian vinegar that has a dark color and a sweet taste

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of balsamic vinegar

  1. :  an aged Italian vinegar made from the must of white grapes

Origin and Etymology of balsamic vinegar

translation of Italian aceto balsamico, literally, curative vinegar


First Known Use: 1980


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