cologne water


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Noun1.cologne water - a perfumed liquid made of essential oils and alcohol
perfume, essence - a toiletry that emits and diffuses a fragrant odor
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Michael's Square, being steeped in Cologne water, and perfumed, and dined, and introduced, and properly grounded in all the biography and politics and anecdotes of the boudoirs.
The museum has a collection of millenary pieces, Eau de Cologne Royale, Napoleon Bonaparte's Cologne Water, a 1200 B.