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put-back

[OED idem 1697 only] n. setback; handi­cap: Poverty is not a disgrace but it is a hell of a put-back (COB). (Nassau)

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Last update: 2010-11-23 02:04
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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