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gorp

[gawrp]
noun Informal.
  1. a mixture of nuts, raisins, dried fruits, seeds, or the like eaten as a high-energy snack, as by hikers and climbers.
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Origin of gorp

First recorded in 1955–60; perhaps alteration of glop
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  • But they were not yet satisfied with Groft and his gorp slayers.

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    Andre Norton

  • Now even the gorp had ceased its wild struggles and hung limp in its bonds.

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  • Dane counted seven gorp bodies—which did not include the prisoner ashore.

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  • But he held no weapon and beneath the surface of the water a gorp lurked.

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  • And now, following custom, he was inviting the friends and sometimes allies of the dead Paft to a gorp hunt.

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    Andre Norton