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nog1

[nog] /nɒg/
noun
1.
any beverage made with beaten eggs, usually with alcoholic liquor; eggnog.
2.
a strong ale formerly brewed in Norfolk, England.
Origin
1685-1695
1685-95; origin uncertain

nog2

[nog] /nɒg/
noun
1.
a block of wood, as one inserted into brickwork to provide a hold for nails.
2.
any wooden peg, pin, or block.
3.
Also, nogging. one of a number of wooden pieces fitted between the principal timbers of a half-timbered wall.
verb (used with object), nogged, nogging.
4.
to fill (a framed wall or partition) with small masonry, as bricks or stones.
Origin
1605-15; perhaps variant of knag, Middle English knagge spur, peg
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  • So sandy will be spending the holidays going through file boxes instead of drinking nog.
British Dictionary definitions for nog

nog1

/nɒɡ/
noun
1.
Also called flip. a drink, esp an alcoholic one, containing beaten egg
2.
(East Anglian, dialect) strong local beer
Word Origin
C17 (originally: a strong beer): of obscure origin

nog2

/nɒɡ/
noun
1.
a wooden peg or block built into a masonry or brick wall to provide a fixing for nails
2.
short for nogging (sense 1)
Word Origin
C17: origin unknown
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Word Origin and History for nog
n.

1690s, "old, strong type of beer brewed in Norfolk," of unknown origin. Cf. eggnog.

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