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Definition of 'ambrosia'


  1. a mixture of nectar and pollen prepared by worker bees and fed to larvae
       Synonyms: beebread
  2. any of numerous chiefly North American weedy plants constituting the genus Ambrosia that produce highly allergenic pollen responsible for much hay fever and asthma
       Synonyms: ragweed bitterweed
  3. fruit dessert made of oranges and bananas with shredded coconut
  4. (classical mythology) the food and drink of the gods; mortals who ate it became immortal
       Synonyms: nectar

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