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- noun idiomatic An
alcoholic drinktaken the morning afterto cure a hangoveror withdrawal symptoms.
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- noun an alcoholic drink supposed to cure a hangover
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From “hair of the dog that bit you”, a folk remedy for rabies by placing hair from the dog that bites one into the wound. The use of the phrase as a metaphor for a hangover treatment dates at least to the 16th century.
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