soda fountain


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soda fountain

US and Canadian
a counter that serves drinks, snacks, etc.
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

soda fountain

A system for dispensing soda water, usually equipped with a self-contained or remote refrigeration system with compartments for ice cream; may include a built-in sink and carbonator; esp. used at counters in drugstores and in restaurants.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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