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macerate

verb

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to wet thoroughly with liquid
  • garnished with cherries that had been macerated in liqueur

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“Macerate.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/macerate. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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