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eggnog

[ eg-nog ]
/ ˈɛgˌnɒg /
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noun

a drink made of eggs, milk or cream, sugar, and, usually, rum or wine.

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Origin of eggnog

An Americanism dating back to 1765–75; egg1 + nog1
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British Dictionary definitions for eggnog

eggnog
/ (ˌɛɡˈnɒɡ) /

noun

a drink that can be served hot or cold, made of eggs, milk, sugar, spice, and brandy, rum, or other spiritAlso called: egg flip

Word Origin for eggnog

C19: from egg 1 + nog 1
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