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gaspergou

[ gas-per-goo ]
/ ˌgæs pərˈgu /
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noun, plural gas·per·gous, (especially collectively) gas·per·gou.
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Origin of gaspergou

1800–10, Americanism;<Louisiana French casburgot,French casse-burgot, equivalent to cass(er) to break + burgeau a kind of shellfish
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