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Half - a - hog #203248
11/14/11 09:51 PM
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mummichog.
It's not really obscure, I saw it in some dictionaries. I just would like to know who knows without the use of dictionaries the meaning of the word. Guesses are allowed, dictionaries not. Bless the return of the dropdown menu. I can be bold again.

Re: Half - a - hog [Re: BranShea] #203250
11/14/11 11:51 PM
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You running this as a regular hogwash?

Re: Half - a - hog [Re: BranShea] #203252
11/15/11 03:28 AM
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I've never seen it. And can't even guess at its meaning.

Re: Half - a - hog / mummichog [Re: Faldage] #203253
11/15/11 08:03 AM
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I have no time to do the full rituals. Just see who comes closest to or knows the word. I thought in stead of well defined-nitions it could run till one guesses or appears to know the meaning. Which gives a winner without all the editing counting etc. to do.

A game of guess.

Re: Half - a - hog / mummichog [Re: BranShea] #203256
11/15/11 10:47 AM
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I have no idea either, never come across it.

Bran...I'm upset you didn't run it as hog word mad

(but I'm glad you got your boldness back).

Re: Half - a - hog / mummichog [Re: Candy] #203263
11/15/11 03:45 PM
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It sounds as though it should be the diminutive maternal parent of a CHOG

Last edited by Rhubarb Commando; 11/15/11 03:46 PM.

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Re: Half - a - hog / mummichog [Re: Rhubarb Commando] #203267
11/15/11 06:11 PM
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Ha! The shrewd answer of a old routineer. Now for the chog...

Candy, any one willing to do the work could take over.
I can deliver a false definiton, but for the whole work I suffer from typotoxicosis.

Re: Half - a - hog / mummichog [Re: BranShea] #203271
11/16/11 12:10 AM
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...sounds vaguely Scottish. Maybe.

Re: Half - a - hog / mummichog [Re: BranShea] #203274
11/16/11 11:26 AM
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or Chinese.
little dogs?

Re: Half - a - hog / mummichog [Re: Candy] #203282
11/16/11 09:31 PM
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A hot drink sold by street vendors at old mummers plays in England and Scotland.??

Come experts of the obscure, I was so sure olly or tsuwm would know the word right away. If not Faldage. I'm not disappointed, just a wee bit melancholic.. laugh
I esteemed your knowlegde so much!

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