eggnog
Nog Nog, n. [Abbrev. fr. noggin.] 1. A noggin. [1913 Webster]

2. A kind of strong ale. --Halliwell. [1913 Webster]

3. eggnog. [PJC]

{egg nog} A drink make from eggs beaten with milk, cream, and sugar, often spiked with rum or other alcoholic liquor, and sometimes seasoned with cinnamon; usually spelled {eggnog}. It is a traditional drink served at social gatherings during the Christmas season. [PJC]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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