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  • n. Plural form of hominy.


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  • When a third swamp appeared before them, one of the Federal prisoners exclaimed, with tremendous indignation, "How many Chicken-hominies are there, I wonder, in this infernal country!"

    The Romance of the Civil War

  • "The thing seems pretty well settled between you and your _gallant hominies_," growled Uncle Dan, trying to be severe.

    A Venetian June

  • "gallant hominies" was a figure in a sulphur shawl, with a cloud of

    A Venetian June


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