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burgoo


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Burgoo  \Bur"goo\,  n.  [Prov.  E.  burgood  yeast,  perh.  fr  W.  burym 
  yeast  +  cawl  cabbage,  gruel.] 
  A  kind  of  oatmeal  pudding,  or  thick  gruel,  used  by  seamen. 
  [Written  also  {burgout}.] 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  burgoo 
  n  1:  porridge  made  of  rolled  oats  [syn:  {oatmeal}] 
  2:  a  gathering  at  which  burgoo  stew  is  served 
  3:  thick  spicy  stew  of  whatever  meat  and  whatever  vegetables 
  are  available;  southern  United  States 




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