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mirin

[ mir-in ]
/ ˈmɪr ɪn /
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noun

a Japanese cooking wine made from rice, sweeter than sake.

Nearby words

mirena, mirepoix, miri, miriam, mirim, mirin, mirk, mirky, mirliton, miro, miromiro
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Examples from the Web for mirin

  • In the next St. Congal putting the religious habit on Mirin.

    Scottish Cathedrals and Abbeys|Dugald Butler and Herbert Story
  • They are cooked in mirin, a kind of sweet liquor made from sak, and you eat all you can pick off the bones with your hashi.