Meaning of “aftertaste” in the English Dictionary

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"aftertaste" in British English

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aftertastenoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ˈɑːf.tə.teɪst/ us /ˈæf.tɚ.teɪst/

the taste that a particular food or other substance leaves in your mouth when you have swallowed it:

The medicine left an unpleasant aftertaste.

(Definition of “aftertaste” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"aftertaste" in American English

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aftertastenoun [ C usually sing ]

us /ˈæf·tərˌteɪst/

the flavor that a food or drink leaves in your mouth when you have swallowed it:

Some vinegars have a sweet aftertaste.

(Definition of “aftertaste” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)