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Nation (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Nation

An abbreviation of damnation: a vulgar term used in Kent, Sussex, and the adjacent counties, for very. Nation good; very good. A nation long way; a very long way.

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

Nask * Natty Lads

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