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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Sweet liquid found in plants.

Usage examples (38)
  • The bee is enclosed, and shines preserved in amber, so that it seems enshrined in its own nectar.
  • Detecting poisons in nectar is an odour-ous task for honeybees
  • -- The term nectar was used by the early Greeks to mean the drink of the gods.
  • "I suppose this is what they call nectar and ambrosia," said Magnus. for more
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