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noun 
  1. (alchemy) An aqueous solution of alcohol typically prepared by distilling wine.
  2. (context, chemistry, archaic) A concentrated aqueous solution of ethanol.
  3. (context, beverages) French brandy / cognac.
Etymology: From aqua "water" and vitae "of life", meaning "water of life".


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