quod

[ kwod ]
/ kwɒd /

noun Chiefly British Slang.

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Origin of quod

First recorded in 1690–1700; origin uncertain
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British Dictionary definitions for quod

quod
/ (kwɒd) /

noun

mainly British a slang word for jail

Word Origin for quod

C18: of uncertain origin; perhaps changed from quad, short for quadrangle
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