rosolio

[ roh-zoh-lee-oh, ruh-; Italian raw-zaw-lyaw ]
/ roʊˈzoʊ liˌoʊ, rə-; Italian rɔˈzɔ lyɔ /

noun

a cordial flavored with rose petals, cloves, cinnamon, or the like, popular in southern Europe.

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Origin of rosolio

1810–20; <Italian, variant of rosoli<Medieval Latin rōs sōlis dew of the sun
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