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- n. ship's biscuit broken up, mixed with molasses etc. and baked
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The name given by sailors to a dish made by soaking shipbiscuit in water, mixing it with fat and molasses, and baking in a pan. Also called dandyfunk.
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They sleep on the bunk-boards, do as they're told, and eat salt mule and dunderfunk -- same as we did goin 'out. "
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