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Acheruntis pabulum.
Food of Acheron.

Food for the gallows; applied to those who are thought to be deserving of execution.

Acheruns [Acheron] was one of seven rivers said to flow around Hell. Anyone adjudged sufficiently evil may be said to be Acheruntis pabulum, or “food of Acheron”.

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