maple syrup

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noun
  1. a syrup produced by partially boiling down the sap of the sugar maple or of any of several other maple trees.
  2. a commercial variety of such syrup, often mixed with cane sugar or some other sweetening agent.

Origin of maple syrup

First recorded in 1840–50
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Related Words for maple syrup

molasses, treacle, glucose, sorghum

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British Dictionary definitions for maple syrup

maple syrup

noun
  1. a very sweet syrup made from the sap of the sugar maple
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