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jiggery-pokery

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The first known use of jiggery-pokery was circa 1892

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“Jiggery-pokery.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/jiggery-pokery. Accessed 10 Apr. 2021.

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