(n) the penis. Usage from 1920s era blues.
In the song Meat Man Pete, it was stated that everyone was wild about his boneless ham.
(n) a deerfly, a huge biting fly with striped wings that lives in northern Canada. Newfoundland slang.
I hit the stout with a hammer and thought I had killed it, but it just shook itself off and flew away.
(n) a sow bug, a harmless terrestrial isopod commonly found under rocks and in soil. Also called a roly poly
. So called because the critter rolls up into a tight little pill when you poke it.
I waited for a long time, and finally the pill bug unrolled and crawled away.
(n) A measure of how peculiar something or someone is.
That guy with the split tongue is offscale on the weirdshitometer!
(v) In an outhouse, to poop on top of fly-covered shit that is already there.
I used to wait until all the flies had returned and settled back down on the shit, and then I would fly bomb them.
(n) The foul-smelling fruit of the ginko tree, which, because it contains butyric acid, smells like rotten butter or puke.
The puke berry comes only from female ginko trees and looks like a small apricot and has a large, round pit.
(n) nasal mucus that adheres into a long, coherent string that can be extracted from the nasal cavity by gently pulling on the emergent end
I had amazing rope snot with that last cold; I was able to pull out a cable of mucus 5 inches long.