ice-cream soda

noun

Definition of ice-cream soda

: a sweet food drink of soda water, flavored syrup, and ice cream

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First Known Use of ice-cream soda

1862, in the meaning defined above

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“Ice-cream soda.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ice-cream%20soda. Accessed 24 Feb. 2021.

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