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Can you help me with the crossword?

To pig out (on), briefly = ods.

What does "ods" mean???

Rank for TV's Columbo = lieutenant.

What do "rank" and "lieutenant" mean?

Thank you.

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  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    To overdo something is to overdose on it, a term borrowed from drug use, commonly shortened to OD. The added "s" just makes it third person singular. (I think it's wrong to have a clue in the infinitive, to X, but the correct answer is not the base verb.

    Rank is where you stand in a rigid hierarchy, like the military, the police, etc. Lieutenant is one such rank. The terms used by police in the US are borrowed from the army.

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