Ade (drink suffix)
-ade is a suffix used to denote a sweetened, fruit– (often citrus) flavored beverage. These drinks may be carbonated or un-carbonated. Widespread examples include lemonade, cherryade, and orangeade.
The suffix has also been used in brand names, including Kool-Aid and Flavor Aid. It is also a popular naming convention with sports drinks, starting with Lucozade, first manufactured in 1927 under the name Glucozade. Other examples include Powerade, Accelerade, Staminade, Sporade, and Gatorade.
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- Steen, David P.; Ashurst, P.R. (2006). Carbonated Soft Drinks. Blackwell Publishing. p. 4. ISBN 1-4051-3435-6.
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