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Date: 1300-1400
Language: Old French
Origin: bevrage, from beivre 'to drink', from Latin bibere

beverage

noun
     
Related topics: Drink
bev‧er‧age [countable]
formalDFD a hot or cold drink:
alcoholic beverages
the Food and Beverage Manager

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