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Grin (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Grin

To grin in a glass case; to be anatomized for murder: the skeletons of many criminals are preserved in glass cases, at Surgeons’ hall.

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

Grimalkin * Grinagog

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