Cork Slang, Like A Dictionary of Cork Slang
Originally by Seán Beecher
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NATIONAL

Construct: Noun
Definition: Collective (money). Generally a collection for a charitable purpose to replace money when lost, to defray medical expenses, etc.
Use: We had a national for him to pay for his operation.
We had a collection for him to pay for his operation.
Derivation: Unknown.


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