Vichy water


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Vichy water

n.
1. A naturally effervescent mineral water from the springs at Vichy.
2. A sparkling mineral water resembling this effervescent beverage.
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vichy water

n
1. (Cookery) (sometimes capital) a natural mineral water from springs at Vichy in France, reputed to be beneficial to the health
2. (Cookery) any sparkling mineral water resembling this
Often shortened to: vichy
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vi′chy

(or Vi′chy) wa`ter

(ˈvɪʃ i)
n.
1. a natural mineral water from springs at Vichy, containing sodium bicarbonate and other alkaline salts.
2. any of various mineral waters of similar composition.
Also called vi′chy, Vi′chy.
[1855–60]
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Noun1.Vichy water - sparkling mineral water from springs at Vichy, France or water similar to it
mineral water - water naturally or artificially impregnated with mineral salts or gasses; often effervescent; often used therapeutically
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