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junque

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junque

noun

Old and discarded odds and ends; rummage; junk: a wonderful collection of white elephants, trash, treasures and, as the antique dealers spell it, ''junque''/ ever since the self-described ''junque'' jeweler arrived in New York

[the pseudo-French spelling lends a certain chic and dignity to the material]

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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