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luncheon


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Luncheon  \Lunch"eon\,  n.  [Prov.  E.  luncheon,  lunchion,  lunshin 
  a  large  lump  of  food,  fr  lunch.  See  {Lunch}.] 
  1.  A  lump  of  food.  [Prov.  Eng.] 
 
  2.  A  portion  of  food  taken  at  any  time  except  at  a  regular 
  meal;  an  informal  or  light  repast,  as  between  breakfast 
  and  dinner. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Luncheon  \Lunch"eon\,  v.  i. 
  To  take  luncheon.  --Beaconsfield. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  luncheon 
  n  :  a  midday  meal  [syn:  {lunch},  {tiffin},  {dejeuner}] 




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