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bathtub gin

Any alcoholic drink that is made by an amateur at home or in makeshift conditions. Refers to the use of bathtubs in creating illegal alcohol (most often gin, hence the name) during the prohibition years in the US. This stuff is strong, but it tastes like bathtub gin!
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bathtub crank

n. homemade amphetamine. (From bathtub gin.) Somehow she got hold of some bathtub crank and had a really bad trip.
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bathtub scum

n. a totally despised person. (see also pond scum, shower scum. Also a term of address.) Look out, bathtub scum, outa my way!
See also: bathtub, scum

vertical bathtub

n. a men’s urinal. When I walked into the room with vertical bathtubs, I knew I was in the wrong place.
See also: bathtub
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We hope the website re-design will achieve this goal and provide value to visitors seeking more information about our company and bathtub refinishing.
Inside the showroom, customers are greeted with pastel green walls, Victorian furniture and rows of antique, claw-foot bathtubs.
This argument about community building is weaker for silverware and bathtubs than for kit homes and city planning, but it does help connect these regional businesses by pointing out how they all contributed to the national community of the middle class.
The tub itself was of new design, and became the grandfather of all the bathtubs of today.
In whirlpool bathtubs that will be manufactured in accordance with the standards, even if the hair of a bather gets stuck in the drain, it can be pulled out easily, the companies said.
I believe that the Commission should proceed with an ANPR to investigate the possibility of developing a bath seat that resists tipping over on both non-skid and traditional bathtub surfaces.
The men stored the crushed grapes in enamel bathtubs for 1 week before initial bottling.
Bathtubs made of china were so cold that people put pillows in them to sit on
The dollar value of demand will benefit from growing demand for higher-end products such as whirlpool bathtubs, hot tubs and spas, shower systems and multiple feature showerheads.
With its constellations of tentacled playpens, prophylactic umbrellas, sacred-heart menorahs, and levitating bathtubs suspended under the dome of a 19th-century chapel-turned-gallery, Francoise Quardon's Take me to the river (all works 1993) does not simply mirror our fin-demillenium, but ultimately lures us into taking a hard look at our own reflections.
Since 1984, the company has redone more than a million bathtubs through a network of franchised and company-owed locations across North America.
Located in beautiful Pasadena, California, the home of the world famous Tournament of Roses Parade, Bliss Tubs is a leading provider of quality walk-in bathtubs to homeowners across the United States.
Washington, July 13 (ANI): Bathtubs and showers are associated with nearly half of the injuries in kids, and the rate is still increasing drastically, according to a new study.
Enviro-Guard is an antimicrobial sheet offered in monolayer ABS and coextruded acrylic/ABS versions for use in sinks, showers, spas and bathtubs.
It also can be used on hand sinks, faucets, toilet seats and rims, towel dispensers, hand railings, bathtubs, showers, hampers, tiled walls, telephones, and doorknobs.