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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A sort of aleberry made with water instead of ale, formerly given to invalids.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An article of diet for convalescents and persons in delicate health, made by pouring boiling water on toasted bread and seasoning it with sugar, etc.; pap.


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