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eau de colognenoun [C or U]

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