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  • If our whole system were to become vegetarian altogether the poor would be forced to live on vegetarian cag-mag, while the rich lived on vegetarian dainties (qtd in Winsten 94). close window

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  • A small inferior breed of sheep such as are fed on heathy barren commons. --Holloway's Provincial Dictionary, Hampshire.

    Unwholesome meat. The flesh of animals that die of disease or casualty. --Baker's Northamptonshire Glossary.

    An old tough goose unfit for the table. --Pennant's Tour in Scotland, 1774.

    September 26, 2011