[ lahym-joo-ser ]
/ ˈlaɪmˌdʒu sər /
noun Older Slang: Usually Disparaging and Offensive.
a British sailor.
a British person.
Origin of lime-juicer
First recorded in 1855–60; so called because British sailors were required by law to drink lime juice to ward off scurvy
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Word Origin and History for lime-juicer
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