eau de cologne Meaning in Cambridge English Dictionary
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eau de colognenoun [C or U]

uk   us   /ˌəʊ.də.kəˈləʊn/ (plural eaux de cologne )
a pleasant-smelling liquid that you put on your body to make yourself smell fresh
Translations of “eau de cologne”
in Vietnamese nước hoa cô lôn…
in Spanish agua de colonia…
in Thai น้ำหอม, โคโลญ…
in Malaysian minyak kelonyor…
in Chinese (Traditional) 古龍香水,科隆香水…
in Indonesian minyak kolonyo…
in Chinese (Simplified) 科隆香水,古龙香水…
(Definition of eau de cologne from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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