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  • jug — ► NOUN 1) Brit. a cylindrical container with a handle and a lip, for holding and pouring liquids. 2) N. Amer. a large container for liquids, with a narrow mouth. 3) (the jug) informal prison. 4) (jugs) vulgar slang a woman s breasts. ► VERB ( …   English terms dictionary

  • jug band — ☆ jug band n. [from the jug used to produce bass notes by blowing across the opening] a kind of small string band or jazz band using simple instruments, as guitars, harmonicas, and kazoos, and makeshift ones, as washtubs or empty jugs …   English World dictionary

  • The Crow and the Pitcher — is a fable ascribed to Aesop, number 390 in the classification established by Perry. It is found in the 2nd century AD Greek fable collection by pseudo Dositheus, [cite book |author=Ben Edwin Perry |title=Babrius and Phaedrus |series=Loeb… …   Wikipedia

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