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    Definition
    (noun) lime- or lemon-flavored carbonated water containing quinine
    Synonyms : quinine water , tonic water
    Definition
    (noun) a sweet drink containing carbonated water and flavoring
    Synonyms : pop , soda , soda pop , soda water
    Example Sentence
    • in New England they call sodas tonics
    Definition
    (noun) (music) the first note of a diatonic scale
    Synonyms : keynote
    Definition
    (noun) a medicine that strengthens and invigorates
    Synonyms : restorative
    Definition
    (adj) of or relating to or producing normal tone or tonus in muscles or tissue
    Example Sentence
    • a tonic reflex
    • tonic muscle contraction
    Definition
    (adj) employing variations in pitch to distinguish meanings of otherwise similar words
    Synonyms : tonal
    Example Sentence
    • Chinese is a tonal language
    Definition
    (adj) used of syllables
    Synonyms : accented
    Example Sentence
    • a tonic syllables carries the main stress in a word
    Definition
    (adj) relating to or being the keynote of a major or minor scale
    Example Sentence
    • tonic harmony
    Definition
    (adj) imparting vitality and energy
    Synonyms : bracing , brisk , fresh , refreshful , refreshing
    Example Sentence
    • the bracing mountain air
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for tonic

The first TONE is called the TONIC

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makes ur body toned...TONIC

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