mescal: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (me-skal'), [key]
- an intoxicating beverage distilled from the fermented juice of certain species of agave.
- any agave yielding this spirit.
- Also calledeither of two species of spineless, dome-shaped cactus, Lophophora williamsii or L. diffusa, of Texas and northern Mexico, yielding the hallucinogen peyote.
- mescal (Thesaurus)