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Date: 1900-2000
Language: Italian
Origin: caffè espresso 'pressed-out coffee'

espresso

noun
     
Related topics: Drink
es‧pres‧so plural espressos [uncountable and countable]
DFD strong black Italian coffee, or a cup of this coffee

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