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pelt of the dog


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  • n. An immoderate, excessive quantity of alcohol drunk the morning after whilst suffering withdrawal symptoms or a hangover, which goes beyond alleviating the complaint to causing drunkenness; compare hair of the dog.


Alteration of hair of the dog, substituting hair with pelt, thus implying far greater quantity. (Wiktionary)


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