sorbet

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Speech
sorbet
Definition
Noun 
Frozen fruit juice, sometimes mixed with egg whites, used as dessert or between courses of a meal.
After dinner we had an orange sorbet that was very refreshing.
Etymology
Noun Verb Adjective Adverb Other
Etymology
French sorbet, from Middle French, from Old Italian sorbetto, from Ottoman Turkish شربت ‎(şerbet), from Persian شربت ‎(šarbat), from Arabic شَرْبَة ‎(šarba, “drink”).
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