saloop

noun sa·loop \ səˈlüp \
variants: or less commonly salop \ˈsaləp, səˈläp\

Definition of saloop

plural -s
1 : salep
2 : a common sassafras (Sassafras alkidum molle)
3 : a hot drink made from an infusion of powdered salep or sassafras with milk and sugar

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Origin and Etymology of saloop

modification of French or Spanish salep


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