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Calves (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Calves

His calves are gone to grass; a saying of a man with slender legs without calves. Veal will be cheap, calves fall; said of a man whose calves fall away.

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

Calf-skin Fiddle * Calves Head Club

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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