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nectar

a sugar-containing liquid secretion of the NECTARY of many flowers. It attracts insects, so bringing about pollination.
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And so, in the ever increasing decibel environment one sits trying to assimilate a passage on Alexander Pope and wonder what he means by 'Annual for me, the grape, the rose renew/The juice nectareous, and the balmy dew/For me, the mine a thousand treasures brings/For me, health gushes from a thousand springs/Seas roll to waft me, suns to light me rise/My foot-stool earth, my canopy the skies'.