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Old March 2nd, 2009, 11:28 AM
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Mike, you have it backwards. The phrase is often associated with Port Outbound Starboard Home for trips to India and Far East so that you avoided the heat from the sun.

Alas, we are both wrong according to the Oxford Dictionary:

http://www.oed.com/bbcwordhunt/posh.html
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