pollywog

[pol-ee-wog]
noun
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polliwog or pollywog (ˈpɒlɪˌwɒɡ)
 
n
1.  dialect (Brit), (US), (Canadian) another name for tadpole
2.  informal Compare shellback a sailor who has not crossed the equator
 
[C15 polwygle; see poll, wiggle]
 
pollywog or pollywog
 
n
 
[C15 polwygle; see poll, wiggle]

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Well, when, if you have never crossed the equator you are a lowly pollywog.
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