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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Wine.
 
A magnum of wine is two quarts; a tappit-hen of wine or rum is a double magnum; a jeroboam of wine or rum is a double “tappit-hen”; and a rehoboam (q.v.) is a double jeroboam.   1
 


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