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Noun: ginmill  'jin,mil
Usage: N. Amer
  1. A room or establishment where alcoholic drinks are served over a counter
    "he drowned his sorrows in whiskey at the ginmill";
    - barroom [N. Amer], bar, saloon, taproom, lounge bar [Brit], cantina, saloon bar [Brit]
Noun: gin mill
Usage: N. Amer
  1. A building with a bar that is licensed to sell alcoholic drinks
    - tavern [N. Amer], tap house [archaic], public house [Brit], pub [Brit, Cdn], saloon [Brit], pothouse [US], taphouse [archaic], inn [Brit], groggery [Brit, US, archaic], boozer [Brit], watering hole [Brit]

Derived forms: ginmills, gin mills

Type of: building, edifice, room

Encyclopedia: Gin mill