beer-drinking, verbal noun

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EnglishShow more Special sense of general English.
beer-drink. Also attributive.
1899 A. Werner Captain of Locusts 171Then, to Nono’s dismay, she said that all the men had gone to a beer-drinking on the other side of the valley.
1940 F.B. Young City of Gold 358When he reached the kraal it soon became clear that the beer-drinking season, which lasts for several months, was in full swing.
1986 P.A. McAllister Xhosa Beer Drinks. 4Davies (1927) had published a three page article on Bomvana beer-drinking customs.
beer-drink. Also attributive.
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