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Rickey

[rik-ee] /ˈrɪk i/
noun
1.
(Wesley) Branch, 1881–1965, U.S. baseball executive.
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rickey

/ˈrɪkɪ/
noun
1.
a cocktail consisting of gin or vodka, lime juice, and soda water, served iced a gin rickey
Word Origin
C19: of uncertain origin
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Word Origin and History for w. b. rickey
rickey
1895, alcoholic drink made with carbonated water and lime juice, reputedly from the name of a certain Col. Rickey.
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