gibraltar rock


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Gibraltar \Gi*bral"tar\, n.
   1. A strongly fortified town on the south coast of Spain,
      held by the British since 1704; hence, an impregnable
      stronghold.
      [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

   2. A kind of candy sweetmeat, or a piece of it; -- called, in
      full, Gibraltar rock.
      [Webster 1913 Suppl.]
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