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apéritif
1. An alcoholic drink; especially, a wine, drunk before a meal to serve as an appetizer.
2. Etymology: "alcoholic drink taken before a meal to stimulate the appetite", from French; literally, "opening" from Latin aperitivus, from aperire "to open".
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