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Pig (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Pig

A police officer. A China street pig; a Bow-street officer. Floor the pig and bolt; knock down the officer and run away.

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

See also the definition in Nathan Bailey's 1736 dictionary of canting and thieving slang.

Piece * Pig-1

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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