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 Olin’do.Ol’ive (2 syl.). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
O’lio or Oglio.
 
A mixture or medley of any sort. (Spanish, olla, a pot for boiling similar to what the French call their pot au feu. The olio is the mixture of bread, vegetables, spices, meat, etc., boiled in this pot.)   1
 


 Olin’do.Ol’ive (2 syl.). 

 
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