Pronunciation: (nek'tur), [key]
1. the saccharine secretion of a plant, which attracts the insects or birds that pollinate the flower.
2. the juice of a fruit, esp. when not diluted, or a blend of fruit juices: pear nectar; tropical nectar.
3. Class. Myth.the life-giving drink of the gods. Cf. ambrosia (def. 1).
4. any delicious drink.
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