Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A Russian liquid measure, approximately 2.7 imperial gallons.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A Russian liquid measure, equal to 3.249 gallons of U. S. standard measure, or 2.706 imperial gallons.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A Russian liquid measure, containing 30 Russian pounds of distilled water at 16⅔ degrees C., as weighed in vacuo. It is equal to 12.299 liters, or to 3.249 United States gallons.

Etymologies

Russian ведро (vedró). (Wiktionary)

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