Definitions for eau de cologneˌoʊ də kəˈloʊn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cologne, cologne water, eau de cologne(noun)

    a perfumed liquid made of essential oils and alcohol

Webster Dictionary

  1. Eau de Cologne

    same as Cologne

  2. Origin: [F. eau water (L. aqua) + de of + Cologne.]

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  1. Eau de Cologne

    Eau de Cologne or simply cologne is a perfume originating from Cologne, Germany. Presumably originally mixed by Italian-born Johann Maria Farina in 1709, it has since come to be a generic term for scented formulations in typical concentration of 2%–5% essential oils or a blend of extracts, alcohol, and water.

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