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eggnog

[eg-nog] /ˈɛgˌnɒg/
noun
1.
a drink made of eggs, milk or cream, sugar, and, usually, rum or wine.
Origin
1765-1775
1765-75, Americanism; egg1 + nog1
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British Dictionary definitions for egg-nog

eggnog

/ˌɛɡˈnɒɡ/
noun
1.
a drink that can be served hot or cold, made of eggs, milk, sugar, spice, and brandy, rum, or other spirit Also called egg flip
Word Origin
C19: from egg1 + nog1
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Word Origin and History for egg-nog

eggnog

n.

also egg nog, c.1775, American English, from egg (n.) + nog "strong ale."

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