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1. (of wine, etc.) having a relatively high sugar content; not dry
2. free from unpleasant odours
3. containing no corrosive substances
4. (of petrol) containing no sulphur compounds
5. Jazz performed with a regular beat, with the emphasis on clearly outlined melody and little improvisation


Henry. 1845--1912, English philologist; a pioneer of modern phonetics. His books include A History of English Sounds (1874)
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A group of items. Pronounced "sweet." See application suite.
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Atonic rumen, suspended regurgitation, slightly elevated temperature (103[degrees]F-103.6[degrees]F), distended abdomen, dyspnoea, anorexia, pasty faeces, distended rumen, milky gray rumen liquor with sweetish sour smell, watery consistency and acidic pH (4.0 to 4.5) in these goats fed on high wheat grain ration were consistent with rumen acidosis described by other workers (Chaudhary et al., 2009; Gupta et al., 2012).
It lay on a sweetish bed of caramelised onion that added a subtle hint to the flavour without overpowering it.
"Sweetish in the finish, definitely bocky, this is not like other smoked beers from Schlenkerla," said Ernie.
Rich gold in color, this moderately strong ale has a citrus-accented nose plentiful in sweet floral notes and a flavor that, while it may lean a bit heavily on the bitter side, offers an appetizing mix of piney, citrusy notes and sweetish honey maltiness.
was a dripping sweetish taste of the apple with bitter carnelian-red
On the top floor of the Fabric Workshop across town, where Cai later the same evening ignited a 120-foot-long drawing titled Time Scroll, the team included helpers who ran around in the sweetish smoke dousing tongues of flame after the trail of gunpowder, arranged on stencils to illustrate narrative episodes along the silk scroll, had dramatically burned out.
They have a sweetish flavour with a smooth creamy texture.
The locality of Camas Valley was a place where the Indians gathered supplies of the sweetish bulbs of the blue-flowered `Lackamass.'?"
Mine was terrific; the saltiness of the big cubes of grilled cheese contrasting well with the soft baked chunks of sweetish pumpkin.
There is little of the sweetish, mainly-Merlot 2005 left, but the 2006 is a decent vintage too.
Barbados, considered the birthplace of rum, produces a light and sweetish variety.
Galleries, and Sweetish Hill Bakery are some of this area's