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noun 
  1. A woody plant smaller than a tree, and usually with several stems from the same root.
  2. A liquor composed of vegetable acid, especially lemon juice, and sugar, with spirit to preserve it.
Etymology: 
  • (Woody plant) From schrob, Anglo Saxon scrob or scrobb Akin to Norwegian skrubba the dwarf cornel tree
    • (Liquor) From shirb, shurb, a drink, beverage, (shariba) to drink Comparable to Sirup, Sherbet



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