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nectarous

[nek-ter-uh s] /ˈnɛk tər əs/
adjective
1.
of the nature of or resembling nectar.
2.
delicious or sweet.
Also, nectareous, nectarean.
Origin of nectarous
1660-1670
1660-70; nectar + -ous
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  • This nectarous speech of hers delighted me, and I said, “That altogether depends on you, I am completely at your disposal.”

    The Kath Sarit Sgara Somadeva Bhatta
  • Then Love took wing, and from his pinions shed On all the multitude a nectarous dew.

    Endymion John Keats

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