from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun plural prov. Eng. A mixture of buttermilk and boiling whey; curds.
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- noun UK, dialect A mixture of
buttermilkand boiling whey; curds.
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As to some of the early thinkers, amid the fleetings of sensible objects, ideas alone seemed to be fixed, so to a later generation amid the fluctuation of philosophical opinions the only fixed points appeared to be outward objects.
But, except for these fleetings memories, if, indeed, they be memories, it all seems very unreal, like a nightmare.