Dictionary > Nectar

Nectar

nectar
1. The drink of the gods (as ambrosia was their food); hence, any delicious or inspiring beverage.
2. (Science: botany) A sweetish secretion of blossoms from which bees make honey.
Origin: L, fr. Gr.
A sweet liquid secretion that is attractive to pollinators.Fruit juice especially when undiluted.The sugary liquid in plants which attracts insects to bring about pollination.