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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
Barrack Hack (The).
A lady who hangs on the sleeve of a military officer, attends all barrack fêtes of every description, and is always ready to get up a dance, dinner, or picnic, to please the officers on whom she dances attendance.   1

 Barons’ War (The).Barracks 

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