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Black Strap (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Black Strap

Bene Carlo wine; also port. A task of labour imposed on soldiers at Gibraltar, as a punishment for small offences.

Definition taken from The 1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue, originally by Francis Grose.

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Black Jack-1
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Black Legs
Black Monday
Black Psalm
Black Spice Racket
Black Spy
Black Strap
Blank
Blanket Hornpipe
Blarney
A blasted Fellow
To Blast
Blater
Bleached Mort
Bleaters
Bleating Cheat
Bleating Rig