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white mule

noun, Chiefly Midland and Southern U.S.
1.
moonshine (def 1).
Also called white lightning.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30, Americanism
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white mule

noun phrase

Strong bootleg liquor, esp nearly pure grain alcohol

[1889+; because it had a kick like a mule]


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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