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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Tom′ Col′lins(n.)

  1. an iced drink of gin, lemon or lime juice, sugar, and soda.

    Category: Viniculture/Winemaking

Origin of Tom Collins:

1880–90; said to have been named after its inventor

Princeton's WordNet

  1. collins, Tom Collins(noun)

    tall iced drink of liquor (usually gin) with fruit juice

Wiktionary

  1. Tom Collins(Noun)

    A cocktail containing containing gin, lemon juice, sugar, and a splash of soda.

Freebase

  1. Tom Collins

    The Tom Collins is a Collins cocktail made from gin, lemon juice, sugar and carbonated water. First memorialized in writing in 1876 by "the father of American mixology" Jerry Thomas, this "gin and sparkling lemonade" drink typically is served in a Collins glass over ice.

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