audit ale

[,ɔːdɪt'eɪl]
"ревизо́рское пи́во" (высшего качества; в некоторых колледжах Оксфордского и Кембриджского университетов [Oxford University, Cambridge University])
первоначально варилось ко дню ревизии отчётности колледжа

English-Russian Great Britain dictionary (Великобритания. Лингвострановедческий словарь). 2014.

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  • Audit ale — Audit Au dit, n. [L. auditus a hearing, fr. audire. See {Audible}, a.] 1. An audience; a hearing. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] He appeals to a high audit. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. An examination in general; a judicial examination. [1913 Webster] Note:… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • audit ale — noun Etymology: so called from its original use on the day of audit : a strong ale brewed at some English universities, especially at Cambridge and Oxford * * * audit ale noun An ale of special quality brewed for some Oxford and Cambridge… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Audit — Au dit, n. [L. auditus a hearing, fr. audire. See {Audible}, a.] 1. An audience; a hearing. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] He appeals to a high audit. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. An examination in general; a judicial examination. [1913 Webster] Note:… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Audit house — Audit Au dit, n. [L. auditus a hearing, fr. audire. See {Audible}, a.] 1. An audience; a hearing. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] He appeals to a high audit. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. An examination in general; a judicial examination. [1913 Webster] Note:… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Audit room — Audit Au dit, n. [L. auditus a hearing, fr. audire. See {Audible}, a.] 1. An audience; a hearing. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] He appeals to a high audit. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. An examination in general; a judicial examination. [1913 Webster] Note:… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • audit —   n. examination, especially of business accounts; report on such examination; v.t. make such examination.    ♦ audit ale, special strong ale used at certain Oxford colleges on audit day.    ♦ auditor, n. person who audits; listener.    ♦… …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • Parish ale — The Parish ale was a festival in an English parish at which ale made and donated for the event was the chief drink. The word ale was generally used as part of a compound term. Thus there was the leet ale (held on leet , the manorial court day);… …   Wikipedia

  • Parish Ale — The Parish ale was a festival in an English parish at which ale made and donated for the event was the chief drink. The word ale was generally used as part of a compound term. Thus there were leet ales (held on leet the manorial court day); lamb… …   Wikipedia

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  • Hilaire Belloc — Hilaire Belloc, catholique militant. Activités député, écrivain, dessinateur Naissance …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Gott — 1. Ach du grosser Gott, was lässt du für kleine Kartoffeln wachsen! – Frischbier2, 1334. 2. Ach Gott, ach Gott, seggt Leidig s Lott, all Jahr e Kind on kein Mann! (Insterburg.) – Frischbier2, 1335. 3. Ach, du lieber Gott, gib unserm Herrn ein n… …   Deutsches Sprichwörter-Lexikon

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