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English definition of “drizzle”

drizzle

verb [T] (POUR)    /ˈdrɪz.əl/
to pour liquid slowly over something, especially in a thin line or in small drops : Drizzle the syrup over the warm cake .Movement of liquidsCookery terms
(Definition of drizzle verb (POUR) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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