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vichy water

or Vichy water

[ vish-ee ]

noun

  1. a natural mineral water from springs at Vichy, containing sodium bicarbonate, other alkaline salts, etc., used in the treatment of digestive disturbances, gout, etc.
  2. a water of similar composition, either natural or artificial.


vichy water

noun

  1. sometimes capital a natural mineral water from springs at Vichy in France, reputed to be beneficial to the health
  2. any sparkling mineral water resembling this


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Word History and Origins

Origin of vichy water1

First recorded in 1855–60

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