Meaning of nectar


Pronunciation: (nek'tur), [key]
— n.
  1. the saccharine secretion of a plant, which attracts the insects or birds that pollinate the flower.
  2. the juice of a fruit, esp. when not diluted, or a blend of fruit juices: pear nectar; tropical nectar.
  3. the life-giving drink of the gods. Cf.(def. 1).
  4. any delicious drink.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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