There are 2 definitions of nog in English:

nog1

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Pronunciation: /nɒg
 
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noun

archaic
  • A small block or peg of wood.
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    • Why not just knock the last nog out and fit two more studs then replace the nog (only shorter)?
    • The method used to secure the keel assembly atop the blocks is unclear; Sutherland proposes notches in the tops of the splitting blocks and Ollivier states that they used wooden nogs driven down vertically into the keel block.

Origin

early 17th century: of unknown origin.

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There are 2 definitions of nog in English:

nog2

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Pronunciation: /nɒg
 
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noun

[mass noun] British
  • 1 archaic A kind of strong beer brewed in East Anglia.
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    • Nog was a very strong kind of beer peculiar to East Anglia and a hogshead is about 60 gallons.
  • 2 short for eggnog
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    • The final observance of the day is to carve the names of every woman who broke my heart into my arms and stomach, my senses dulled by the whiskey nog.
    • Can I get you some vodka nog?
    • Or do any of you think it is fine to let a 12-year-old have a sip of whisky nog.

Origin

late 17th century: of unknown origin.

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