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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Bouquet.
 
French for nosegay.   1
        “Mr. Disraeli was able to make a financial statement burst into a bouquet of flowers.”—McCarthy: Our Own Times, vol. iii. chap. xxx. p. 11.
   The bouquet of wine, also called its nosegay, is its aro’ma.   2
 


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