This section is from the book "The Home Cyclopedia Of General Information", by Charles Morris. Also available from Amazon: Home Cyclopedia of Necessary Knowledge.
A perfume made of alcohol flavored with essential oils. The oils of many flowers are used, though much of the cologne sold is a cheap imitation of the real article. It was named from the city of Cologne, where it was first made.
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