a yellowish or reddish-yellow, aromatic volatile oil distilled from sassafras root, used in flavoring, perfumery, and medicine.
a clear volatile oil that is extracted from the root of the sassafras tree and contains camphor, pinene, and safrole
noun 1. a tea made from the aromatic dried bark of the root of the sassafras tree, often used medicinally as a stimulant, diaphoretic, and diuretic.
noun, plural Sassanids, Sassanidae [suh-sah-ni-dee, -san-i-] /səˈsɑ nɪˌdi, -ˈsæn ɪ-/ (Show IPA) 1. a member of a dynasty that ruled in Persia a.d. 226–651. adjective 2. of or relating to the Sassanids or their dynasty. noun (pl) Sassanids, Sassanidae (sæˈsænɪˌdiː) 1. any member of the native dynasty that built and ruled an empire in Persia […]
noun 1. a city in NW Sardinia. noun 1. a city in NW Sardinia, Italy: the second-largest city on the island; university (1565). Pop: 120 729 (2001)
noun 1. impudent or disrespectful back talk: Both parents refuse to take any sass from their kids. verb (used with object) 2. to answer back in an impudent manner: Don’t sass your mother. noun 1. insolent or impudent talk or behaviour verb (intransitive) 2. to talk or answer back in such a way sass