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noun [U] uk   us   /ˈæp.l̩.dʒæk/ mainly US
a type of brandy (= alcoholic drink) made from apples
Translations of “applejack”
in Chinese (Traditional) 蘋果白蘭地, 蘋果酒…
in Chinese (Simplified) 苹果白兰地, 苹果酒…
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