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BRANDY. A spirituous liquor made of wine by distillation. See stat. 22 Car. H. c. 4.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Scott and I (both NATO vets) raise our glasses of Steinhager (or Slivovitz) to the thousands of Canadians who proudly wear the Special Service Medal with NATO clasp.
Serbia as well will have a problem - when it comes to slivovitz (šljivovica), the famous Serbian plum brandy as, the Czech Republic has already protected the plum brandy produced in the province of Moravia under the same name - in 2007.
Even today, it is impossible to travel in much of the European countryside without being welcomed with shots of home-distilled spirits, including plum brand or eau de vie, called slivovitz in Eastern Europe and minabelle in France
But I'll be there in spirit (probably evil-smelling slivovitz).
As the hour nears for the game callers to blow their strange variety of horns, further problems ensue as the prime minister's uptight aide (Jan Vagner) nixes the transvestite act slotted for the entertainment lineup and the PM displays an alarming partiality to the local slivovitz.
Blurb, burped the critical authority, slurped musingly his third slivovitz, and scrawled the above text on the back of the bill at the cafe of the Literature Museum.
Me and my Antarctican were in bed at the Guesclin Hotel sleeping off a slivovitz hangover."
I died in the muddy river after drinking too much slivovitz. I died on a battle field and took refuge in a mass grave.
General Mladic drank slivovitz and toasted "democracy." He glowed.
Or on my bad days, my drowning days, a tall beer and a shot of the local slivovitz.
Tours are available year round, and include the primary and secondary fermentation and processing areas, the racking and holding tank area, iceberg water tanks, the Slivovitz style triple copper pot still (for the distillation of the company's pear and plum brandies, as well as the future production of vodka and schnapps:r), and wine tasting.
Dario Srna, Bosko Balaban and Ivica Olic were all spotted sinking the slivovitz in Zagreb when they should have been resting up, and unfortunately for them news travels fast in Croatia.