Definition of "kaoliang" []

  • Any of various E Asian varieties of the sorghum Sorghum vulgare (noun)
  • A distilled alcoholic drink made from sorghum. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "kaoliang" in a sentence
  • "•Be careful if drinking kaoliang, a potent sorghum liquor."
  • "As in the West, alcohol in Taiwanese culture is a social lubricant, the imbibing of which is seen by many as a measure of fortitude and spunk -- particularly if drinkers knock down a shot of hard liquor like kaoliang in one gulp."
  • "Cross-pollination with a wild Chinese sorghum seems the most likely reason why the sorghum now found in China (the kaoliang group) has its own distinctive character."
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