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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 thing seems pretty well settled between you and your _gallant hominies_," growled Uncle Dan, trying to be severe.
"gallant hominies" was a figure in a sulphur shawl, with a cloud of