potheen

potheen
  n. illicitly distilled Irish whisky.

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  • Potheen — Po*theen , n. See {Poteen}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • potheen — [pō thēn′] n. var. of POTEEN …   English World dictionary

  • Potheen — Poteen Po*teen , Potheen Po*theen , n. [Ir. poitin a small pot, whisky made in private stills; cf. pota pot, fr. E. pot.] Whisky; especially whisky distilled in a small way privately or illicitly by the Irish peasantry. [Written also {potteen}.]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • potheen — var. of POTEEN. * * * potheen variant form of poteen …   Useful english dictionary

  • potheen — noun see poteen …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • potheen — /peuh theen , teen , cheen , poh /, n. poteen. * * * …   Universalium

  • potheen — [pɒ tʃi:n] noun variant spelling of poteen …   English new terms dictionary

  • potheen — /pɒˈθin/ (say po theen) noun → poteen …  

  • Zozimus — This article is about the Irish street rhymer. For other uses, see Zozimus (disambiguation). Zozimus Background information Birth name Michael J Moran Also kno …   Wikipedia

  • Bewitch (horse) — Thoroughbred racehorse infobox horsename = Bewitch caption = sire = Bull Lea grandsire = Bull Dog dam = Potheen damsire = Wildair sex = Filly foaled = 1945 country = USA (Kentucky) flagicon|USA colour = Brown breeder = Warren Wright, Calumet… …   Wikipedia

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