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dramshop

[dram-shop] /ˈdræmˌʃɒp/
noun
1.
bar; barroom; saloon.
Origin
1715-1725
1715-25; dram + shop
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  • The naturalists delighted in description of vice and disease, the dramshop, the hospital and the brothel.

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