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Posted By: Bert
07-Nov-14 - 09:50 PM
Thread Name: BS: Buzz Words
Subject: RE: BS: Buzz Words
...but I abhor the English "vedge"...

Michealr, The term comes from WWII, when cans (tins) of M & V, (meat and vedge) were an important part of wartime diet.