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Thread #18548 Message #737816
Posted By: Bob Bolton
26-Jun-02 - 08:36 PM
Thread Name: Lyr/Chords Req: Jack Dolan
Subject: RE: Lyr/Chords Req: Jack Dolan
I'm sure the sailors' usage would be found in any comprehensive dictionary of English. I was just musing that it's migration from 'sea' use to Australian outback usage (not uncommon, by the way) ought to be noted.