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Minden Boys

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The 20th Foot, so called from their noted bravery at Minden, in Prussia, August 1, 1759. Now called “The Lancashire Fusiliers.”

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Mimosa
Mince (French)
Mince Pies
Mince the Matter
Mincemeat
Minch-house (A)
Mincing Lane (London)
Mincio or Mintio
Mind your Eye
Mind your Own Business
Minden Boys
Minerva (in Greek, Athenē)
Minerva
Minerva Press (The)
Miniature
Minie Rifle
Minims (Latin, Fratres Minimi, least of the brethren)
Minister
Minna Troil
Minnehaha [Laughing-water]
Minnesingers