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Scotch mist

noun
1.
a combination of mist or fog and drizzle, occurring frequently in Scotland and parts of England.
2.
a cocktail made by pouring Scotch whisky over finely crushed ice.
Origin
1655-1665
1655-65
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British Dictionary definitions for scotch-mist

Scotch mist

noun
1.
a heavy wet mist
2.
drizzle
Word Origin
C16: so called because it is common on Scottish hills
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