screwage


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screwage

/skroo'*j/ Like lossage but connotes that the failure is due to a designed-in misfeature rather than a simple inadequacy or a mere bug.
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So raid your own wine cellar, or your local where the wine list will be massive and, compared to marked-up restaurant prices, cheap, even taking into account the pounds 2 per bottle corkage - or, increasingly these days, screwage - charge.