Zy"thumn. Etym: [L.fr. Gr.

Definition: A kind of ancient malt beverage; a liquor made from malt and wheat. [Written also zythem.]

Source: Webster’s Unabridged Dictionary 1913 Edition


Word of the Day

21 June 2021


(noun) the quality of filling or spreading throughout; “the pervasiveness of the odor of cabbage in tenement hallways”

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Coffee Trivia

In the 18th century, the Swedish government made coffee and its paraphernalia (including cups and dishes) illegal for its supposed ties to rebellious sentiment.

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