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  • n. Water sweetened with sugar.

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  • n. water sweetened with sugar


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  • Outside the kitchen window the hummingbirds were already hov-ering up to the feeder, stopping for drinks of red sugar water on their route through the wife’s fuchias and honeysuckle.

    Practical Demonkeeping

  • Of course, there are white beets, beets that ooze sugar water instead of blood, but it is the red beet with which we are concerned; the variety that blushes and swells like a hemorrhoid, a hemorrhoid for which there is no cure.

    La insistencia de Jürgen Fauth


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