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shellhole, noun

Origin:
Figurative use of shell-hole a hole in the ground made by an exploding projectile.
A branch or unit of the Moth organization of ex-servicemen and -women; dug-out.
1962 E.W. Turpin Grahamstown: City of Settlers (caption)On the right is the first house built in Grahamstown and now used by the Makana Kop Shellhole of the M.O.T.H. organisation.
1994 G. O’Neill in Grocott’s Mail 22 July 4 (letter)My brother M.O.T.H.S. from the Makanaskop Shellhole.
A branch or unit of the Moth organization of ex-servicemen and -women; dug-out.

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