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perhaps from Scottish Gaelic garrach
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10 Indispensable Scottish Words
Plus 4 more ways to say 'one for the road'
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“Gurk.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gurk. Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.
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