toilet water
noun Date: 1855 eau de toilette

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • toilet water — noun a perfumed mixture of water and alcohol somewhat like cologne …   Wiktionary

  • toilet water — a scented liquid used as a light perfume; cologne. [1850 55] * * * …   Universalium

  • toilet water — noun a dilute form of perfume …   English new terms dictionary

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