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8.29.2006

WOTD: ACT OF PARLIAMENT

ACT OF PARLIAMENT.
N.
A military term for small beer, five pints of which, by an act of parliament, a landlord was formerly obliged to give to each soldier gratis.

1 Comments:

At 4:45 PM, Blogger joŇ°ko said...

Five pints per day, right?!

 

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