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  • n. Alternative form of caster sugar.

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  • n. very finely granulated sugar that was formerly sprinkled from a castor


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  • He was bearing her a small tray on which were clustered a cup of chocolate-coloured patent milk food, one glass of hot water, a second of cold, a ramekin case filled with castor sugar or alternatively salt, a tot glass filled with something horrible resembling reconstituted egg, a tin marked “Epsom Salts” with the “Epsom” crossed out, and a small greasy bottle labelled “Paraffin, Household.”

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