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elevenses in Food topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishelevensese‧lev‧en‧ses /ɪˈlevənzɪz/ noun [uncountable] British English old-fashioned 🔊 🔊 DFa cup of coffee or tea and a biscuit, that you have in the middle of the morning
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elevensesThe horseman threw a couple of sacks over the backs of his horses and sat under the hedge to eat his elevenses.Sykes was dangling a small bough over its nose, possibly an olive branch, perhaps its elevenses.