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crème de menthe

[krem duh menth, mint, kreem; French krem duh mahnt]
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  1. a white or green liqueur flavored with mint.

Origin of crème de menthe

1900–05; < French: literally, cream of mint
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British Dictionary definitions for creme de menthe

crème de menthe

  1. a liqueur flavoured with peppermint, usually bright green in colour

Word Origin

French, literally: cream of mint
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