hippocras

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noun hip·po·cras \ˈhi-pə-ˌkras\

Definition of hippocras

  1. :  a mulled wine popular in medieval Europe

Origin and Etymology of hippocras

Middle English ypocras, from Anglo-French ipocras, from Ipocras Hippocrates, to whom its invention was ascribed


First Known Use: 14th century

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