tisane

noun ti·sane \ ti-ˈzan , -ˈzän \

Definition of tisane

: an infusion (as of dried herbs) used as a beverage or for medicinal effects

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Origin and Etymology of tisane

Middle English, from Anglo-French, from Latin ptisana, from Greek ptisanē, literally, crushed barley, from ptissein to crush — more at pestle


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tisane

noun ti·sane \ ti-ˈzan , -ˈzän \

medical Definition of tisane

: an infusion (as of dried herbs) used as a beverage or for medicinal effects

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