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soda fountain

n.
1. An apparatus with faucets for dispensing soft drinks and other beverages.
2. A lunch counter in a commercial establishment equipped for preparing and serving soft drinks, ice-cream dishes, or sandwiches.
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soda fountain

n
1. (Commerce) a counter that serves drinks, snacks, etc
2. (Cookery) an apparatus dispensing soda water
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so′da foun`tain


n.
1. a counter, as in a restaurant or drugstore, at which sodas, ice cream, light meals, etc., are served.
2. an apparatus for dispensing soda water, usu. through faucets.
[1815–25, Amer.]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.soda fountain - a counter where ice cream and sodas and sundaes are prepared and servedsoda fountain - a counter where ice cream and sodas and sundaes are prepared and served
bar - a counter where you can obtain food or drink; "he bought a hot dog and a coke at the bar"
2.soda fountain - an apparatus for dispensing soda water
apparatus, setup - equipment designed to serve a specific function
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Translations

soda fountain

n (Am) → chiosco delle bibite
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References in classic literature ?
The next instant his eyes were upon her face, her eyes had dropped, and she was turning away toward the soda fountain. But at the fountain, filling the glass, she was impelled to look at him again--but for no more than an instant, for this time she found his eyes already upon her, waiting to meet hers, while on his face was a frankness of interest that caused her quickly to look away.
There was a time when the center of almost every small town in the South was a soda fountain on the town square, at least for the young folks.
He served this syrup mixed with soda water from the soda fountain in his pharmacy and so Coca-Cola was created.
I lived going down to that cantilevered area and enjoy soda fountain favorites that were of excellent standards such as the banana splits and parfaits, and even some sparkling beverages made from flavored syrups such as cherry ice cream soda and creme de menthe mocktails.
Letellier reopened a year later and continued to build the business by emphasizing customer care and providing extras like free delivery and hand-scooped ice cream served from an old time soda fountain.
It promises to be packed with science facts , from the physics of juggling to the chemistry of a soda fountain.
Barrence Whitfield - best known for his work with the Savages - has a sound that's ripped from history, a classic '50s rock 'n' roll sound that manifests on songs such as "Music Keeps Rollin' On" and "Geronimo Stomp." Even when he moves beyond the soda fountain sound - such as on the Little Richard-esque screecher "(Your Love is Like a) Ramblin' Rose" and the soulful "I Want Your Affection Not the House of Correction" - he still seems transposed in time, singing from a place where rock 'n' roll was fresh and new.
An old-fashioned Minnesota soda fountain was threatened with a $500 fine if it doesn't stop selling candy cigarettes.
The first Coke was sold in 1886 at a drugstore soda fountain in Atlanta.
Across the West, the all-American soda fountain gets a reboot.
New Sugarcane Cola Syrup from Monin is flavored with real kola nut extract and sweetened with natural pure cane sugar for the authentic taste of original, classic cola, evoking nostalgia for summer days spent at the soda fountain. Sugarcane Cola Syrup mixes well with other flavorings such as cherry, blackberry, lime, strawberry, tangerine and vanilla to give your customers a variety of flavored cola choices.