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skink2

[skingk] /skɪŋk/
verb (used with object), Scot. Dialect.
1.
to serve (a beverage).
Origin of skink2
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English skynken < Middle Dutch schenken, schinken; cognate with Old English scencan, German schenken
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British Dictionary definitions for skinked

skink

/skɪŋk/
noun
1.
any lizard of the family Scincidae, commonest in tropical Africa and Asia, having reduced limbs and an elongated body covered with smooth scales related adjective scincoid
Word Origin
C16: from Latin scincus a lizard, from Greek skinkos
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Word Origin and History for skinked

skink

n.

1580s, from Middle French scinc (Modern French scinque), from Latin scincus, from Greek skinkos, some kind of lizard common in Asia and North Africa, of unknown origin.

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