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shebeen

/ʃɪˈbiːn/
noun
1.
(Irish & Scot, South African) a place where alcoholic drink is sold illegally
2.
(in Ireland) alcohol, esp home-distilled whiskey, sold without a licence
3.
(in South Africa) a place where Black African men engage in social drinking
4.
(in the US and Ireland) weak beer
Word Origin
C18: from Irish Gaelic síbín beer of poor quality
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