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whiskey

noun
variants: or whisky

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as in vodka, tequila

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The first known use of whiskey was in 1715

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24 Feb 2020

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“Whiskey.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/whiskey. Accessed 10 Apr. 2020.

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