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  1. an effervescent mineral water
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Word Origin

C19: named after Apollinarisburg, near Bonn, Germany
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Examples from the Web for apollinaris

Historical Examples

  • I hope that James will not be long with that whisky and Apollinaris.

    Anna the Adventuress

    E. Phillips Oppenheim

  • Father Apollinaris (for that was my companion's name) stopped me.

  • Had she not seen him hewing down Apollinaris a few hours ago?

  • Apollinaris Spring (10 miles) is on the left of the roadway, in a pine forest.

    The Yellowstone National Park

    Hiram Martin Chittenden

  • Jerome was deeply learned on the subject of Apollinaris too.

    The Makers of Modern Rome

    Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant