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broadus

[broh-duh s] /ˈbroʊ dəs/
noun, plural broaduses. Coastal South Carolina and Georgia.
1.
something given as a bonus; lagniappe.
Also, brotus.
Origin of broadus
1905-1910
1905-10; akin to Jamaican, Guyanan English braata (apparently < American Spanish barata bargain, ultimately derivative of Spanish (now obsolete) baratar to negotiate, barter; see barrator, barter); orig. of vowel and final s uncertain
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