skilligalee

Skilligalee

Skil`li*ga*lee"\, n. A kind of thin, weak broth or oatmeal porridge, served out to prisoners and paupers in England; also, a drink made of oatmeal, sugar, and water, sometimes used in the English navy or army. [Written also skilligolee, skillygalee, etc.]
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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