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Fire (intoxication)

In Austria common colloquial designation (also "to be gangrene") for drunkenness or one intoxication, This is derived from the fact that you can "burn out" by excessive consumption of alcohol or the large amount of liquid so to speak. Likewise one suffers after a rush at one hangover that goes through a headache or a big thirst that you have to "extinguish like a fire".

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