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tonic

adjective

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2 beneficial to the health of body or mind
  • the tonic air of the mountains is just what you need after being cooped up in the city for so long

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tonic

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Synonyms & Antonyms of tonic (Entry 2 of 2)

as in soda, pop

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The first known use of tonic was in 1649

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“Tonic.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tonic. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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