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tisane

(tĭ-zăn′, -zän′)
n.
An herbal infusion or similar preparation drunk as a beverage or for its mildly medicinal effect.

tisane

[tizān′, tizän′]
a tealike infusion or light drink of a vegetable herb consumed for a claimed medicinal effect.
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Les questionnaires prealablement testes ont ete administres aux enquetes pour obtenir des informations sur les modes de preparation du Cafe Touba et de la tisane de kinkeliba ainsi que les quantites consommees.
Approximately 70 herbs are used in a variety of healing tisane.
He adds that water temperature and steeping time depends on the type of tea and tisane.
Similarly, tisanes (infusions of flowers, herbs, spices, or twigs) can also augment a healthy lifestyle.
The top result was 84 different permutations of AEINST (which is kinder to call TISANE, a word in all good dictionaries, and 3= in place names); 80 each for NASTIER (or AEINRST, the Francis sequence) and SATIRE (AEIRST); 77 of REGAIN (AEGINR); 74 of GENIAL (AEIGLN) and ANGRIEST (AEGINRST, the Borgmann/Grant sequence); 73 of AMIENS (AEIMNS, 3= in place names) and ARSINE (AEINRS); 72 of DENIAL (ADEINL); 71 of RAINED (ADEINR); 70 of SALINE (AEILNS); and 68 of ISMAEL (AEILMS, the top sequence for place names).
Sugar plum tea is by far our most favored herbal tisane (infusion)," explained Barbara Brown, proprietor of this 30-seat tea parlor and bakery.
Best of all, the service offers a choice of 11 different teas in four different categories, everything from the tried and true English Breakfast to the wildly fruity Hibiscus Orange Tisane.
If you can support it, offer a fruity iced tisane as well, as a non-caffeinated alternative.
The economic downturn may cause many to return back to their original tisane.
If a woman had had the nerve to pitch a sexually explicit feature about the adventures of a happy-go-lucky porn star then, the interloper might have been rushed out the door to the sound of tisane cups shattering on the Afghan carpet.
It also contains eight known enzymes and makes a mild, grassy tisane that can be flavored with mint.