the Beerage

['bɪərɪdʒ]
шутл.
би́ридж, пэ́ры из пивова́ров (о владельцах пивоваренных и др. заводов, получивших титул лорда)
от beer - пиво + peerage - сословие пэров

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

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  • Michael Bass, 1st Baron Burton — As depicted by Spy (Leslie Ward) in Vanity Fair, November 1908 Michael Arthur Bass, 1st Baron Burton KCVO (12 November 1837 – 1 February 1909), known as Sir Michael Bass, 1st Baronet, from 1882 to 1886, was a British brewer, Liberal politician… …   Wikipedia

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