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dry martini



  1. a cocktail of between four and ten parts gin to one part dry vermouth

Example Sentences Including 'dry martini'

Michael, who had clearly been drinking, ordered a double dry martini.
Howatch, Susan Absolute Truths
He took his terribly dry martini and I took my Scotch to a corner table, and we settled over our glasses as if they were pans of gold-dust.
Barnard, Robert Death in Purple Prose


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