Ambrosia

Ambrosia was the food of the Greek gods
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Ambrosia

In ancient Greek mythology, ambrosia (ἀμβροσία, `of the immortals`) is sometimes the food or drink of the Greek gods, often depicted as conferring immortality upon whoever consumed it. It was brought to the gods in Olympus by doves, so it may have been thought of in the Homeric tradition as a kind of divine exhalation of the Earth. Ambr.....
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ambrosia

The fungus cultivated by wood-boring beetles of the family Scolytidae
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Ambrosia

• (n.) Formerly, a kind of fragrant plant; now (Bot.), a genus of plants, including some coarse and worthless weeds, called ragweed, hogweed, etc. • (n.) The fabled food of the gods (as nectar was their drink), which conferred immortality upon those who partook of it. • (n.) A perfumed unguent, salve, or draught; something very pleas...
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ambrosia

(am-BROH-zhah) - (1) The name is sometimes applied to certain beverages. (2) A traditional Christmas dish in many Southern homes, where the dessert is served in the best cut-glass bowl from the sideboard. It usually consists of chilled fruit (usually oranges and bananas) mixed with coconut.
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ambrosia

1. The fabled food of the gods (as nectar was their drink), which conferred immortality upon those who partook of it. An unguent of the gods. 'His dewy locks distilled ambrosia.' (Milton) ... 2. A perfumed unguent, salve, or draught; something very pleasing to the taste or smell. ... 3. Formerly, a kind of fragrant plant; now (Bot), a genus of plan...
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ambrosia

noun any of numerous chiefly North American weedy plants constituting the genus Ambrosia that produce highly allergenic pollen responsible for much hay fever and asthma
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Ambrosia

[fruit salad] Ambrosia is a variation on the traditional fruit salad. Most ambrosia recipes contain fresh or sweetened pineapple, mandarin oranges or fresh orange sections, miniature marshmallows, and coconut. Other ingredients can include maraschino cherries, bananas, strawberries, peeled grapes, or crushed pecans. Ambrosia can also includ...
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Ambrosia

Am·bro'sia noun [ Latin ambrosia , Greek ..., properly fem. of ..., from ... immortal, divine; 'a priv. + ... mortal (because it was supposed to confer immortality on those who partook of it). ... stands for ..., akin to Sanskrit mrita , Latin mortuus , dead, and to Engl...
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ambrosia

a kind of fungus that is grown by bark beetles in their tunnels
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ambrosia

ambrosia (ămbrō'zhu) , in Greek mythology, food and drink with which the Olympian gods preserved their immortality. Extraordinarily fragrant, ambrosia was probably conceived of as a purified and idealized form of honey. It was accompanied by nectar, wine of the gods.
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ambrosia

ambrosia 1. In Greek and Roman mythology, the food or drink of the gods thought to bestow immortality. 2. Something especially delicious to taste or smell. 3. A fruit dessert made of oranges and shredded coconut and sometimes pineapple. 4. Etymology: borrowed perhaps through Middle French ambroysie, or directly from Latin ambrosia, from Greek amb...
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Ambrosia

Ambrosia is a variety of apple.
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Ambrosia

In Greek mythology, ambrosia was the food of the gods which was supposed to confer eternal life upon all who ate it.
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ambrosia

In Greek mythology, food of the gods which was supposed to confer eternal life upon all who ate it. ...
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ambrosia

the food and drink of the gods
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ambrosia

the food and drink of the gods
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Ambrosia

The fungus cultivated by wood-boring beetles of the family Scolytidae
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ambrosia

[n] - fruit dessert made of oranges and bananas with shredded coconut 2. [n] - (classical mythology) the food and drink of the gods
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