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mountain dew

noun
1.
illegally distilled corn liquor; moonshine.
Origin
1810-1820
1810-20
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mountain dew

noun phrase

Raw and inferior whiskey, esp homemade bootleg whiskey; moonshine (1839+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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