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Deadly Nevergreen (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Deadly Nevergreen

that bears fruit all the year round. The gallows, or three-legged mare. See Three-legged Mare.

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

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