Cork Slang, Like A Dictionary of Cork Slang
by Seán Beecher
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Construct: Noun
Definition: Membership, subscription (of a club).
Use: The scrip is collected every week.
The membership subscription is collected every week.
Derivation: Possibly contraction of subscription. Note Irish 'Screpul', Latin 'Screpulus', in law (ancient laws of Ireland) a unit of value, also fee, contribute, tribute. (Quin). And note 'Scrip' (Scotland and Kent) - a bill. (Wright).

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