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- adj. Alternative form of nectarous.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of, pertaining to, containing, or resembling nectar; delicious; nectarean.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Same as nectarean.
Borrowed from Classical Latin nectareus ("of nectar”, “tinged with nectar”, “sweet as nectar"), from Ancient Greek νεκτάρεος (nektareos, "sweet as nectar”, “fragrant"), which is derived from νέκταρ (nektar, "nectar"). Can also be analysed as nectar + -eous. (Wiktionary)