Absinthe

Branch of medicinal sage and mortar with pestle

Artemisia absinthium

The stream of consciousnes

Synonyms:
Wormwood
Absinthe (Wiktionary)

English

Alternative forms

  • absinth

Etymology

French absinthe, from Latin absinthium, from Ancient Greek ἀψίνθιον (apsínthion, wormwood). Doublet of absinthium.

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈæb.sɪnθ/, /ˈæb.sænθ/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈæb.sɪnθ/, /ˈæb.sæ̃θ/

Noun

absinthe (countable and uncountable, plural absinthes)

  1. The herb absinthium Artemisia absinthium
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