Pronunciation: (ä-gwär"dē-en'tē; Sp. ä"gwär-&thslash;yen'te), [key]
1. a type of brandy made in Spain and Portugal.
2. a liquor, popular in South and Central America, made from sugar cane.
3. (in Spanish-speaking countries) any distilled spirit.
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