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1. Moonlight.
2. Informal Foolish talk or thought; nonsense.
3. Illegally distilled liquor, especially whiskey. Also called regionally white lightning.
intr.v. moon·shined, moon·shin·ing, moon·shines
To distill and sell liquor illegally.

moon′shin′er n.


(Brewing) US and Canadian the practice of illegally making or smuggling distilled spirits
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Moonshining in its real and allied branches has been repeatedly tried in Edmonton and districts since the advent of prohibition in the province.