bitters definition

  • noun:
    • A liquid found in combined products or as a tonic into which sour herbs happen steeped, (may also be within powdered form for increasing combined drinks).
    • alcohol alcohol flavored with sour herbs and origins
  • noun-plural:
    • A liquor, generally spirituous where a bitter herb, leaf, or root is steeped.
  • others:
    • sour drugs generally speaking, as cinchona, quinine, etc.
    • especially, a liquor (generally a spirituous liquor) in which bitter herbs or origins tend to be steeped. Bitters are utilized as stomachics, anthelminthics, plus several other ways.

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