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A new study may end the century-old controversy over what ingredient in absinthe caused the exotic green aperitifâ€™s supposed mind-altering effects and toxic side-effects when consumed to excess.
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- To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.