a hair of the dog (that bit one)

a hair of the dog (that bit one)
a hair of the dog (that bit one)
een glaasje tegen de kater/nadorst

English-Dutch dictionary. 2013.

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  • hair — hairlike, adj. /hair/, n. 1. any of the numerous fine, usually cylindrical, keratinous filaments growing from the skin of humans and animals; a pilus. 2. an aggregate of such filaments, as that covering the human head or forming the coat of most… …   Universalium

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