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hogshead

hogs·head

hogshead

 
pronunciation:
hagz hed [or] hawgz hed
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a large barrel, esp. one that holds from 63 to 140 gallons.
similar words:
cask
definition 2: any of various units of capacity, esp. one equal to sixty-three gallons or 238.455 liters.
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