caipirinha

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noun cai·pi·ri·nha \ˌkī-pə-ˈrēn-yə\

Definition of caipirinha

  1. :  a cocktail consisting of lime, sugar, and rum

Origin and Etymology of caipirinha

Brazilian Portuguese, from caipira backwoodsman, rustic


First Known Use: 1973


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