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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.
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.