"Black and white"
What does "Black and white" mean?
If you hear a waitress say "Black and white" at a diner or restaurant, it's just another way to say "Chocolate soda with vanilla ice cream." This term is also used for root beer floats, coffee with cream, and even chocolate milk.
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