"Spice used as a breath freshener" Crossword Clue

Author: Olivia Langford
Last Updated: 11 Oct 2023

"Spice used as a breath freshener" NYT crossword answer is:

ANISE (5 letters length)

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Spices have long been used as a breath freshener, with many cultures utilizing them to help mask bad breath. Popular spices used for this purpose include cardamom, cloves, and cinnamon. These spices can be chewed directly, or added to drinks and food to help freshen breath. Additionally, some cultures use spices to make special breath freshening mixtures, which can be used as a mouthwash or gargle.

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Olivia Langford is the Senior Editor for NY Crossword Today. Armed with a degree in marketing management, she also has an excellent grasp of business strategies and communication trends. She has served as a consultant for a few companies who were looking to improve their stakeholder management — her efforts have resulted in at least 10% increase in sales as well as 5% increase in positive feedback for those brands. Beyond her accomplishments in the business world, Olivia remains deeply committed to social and environmental causes. Through her advocacy efforts, she has championed issues related to sustainability, diversity and inclusion, and corporate social responsibility. A mother of three kids, Olivia lives in a quaint little house in the Indiana countryside. When not working, she can be found tending to her garden.

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