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  • n. An open-ended barrel used to contain rainwater; a rain barrel

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A large, open-headed cask, set up on end, to contain water.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a butt set on end to contain water especially to store rainwater


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