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  • n. An old Scottish dry measure, equal to 16 bolls.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A caldron. [North. Eng.]
  • n. The Scotch form of chaldron. The Scotch chalder was nearly 12 quarters Winchester measure, or 16 bolls of corn.
  • n. Nautical, a rudder-band or gudgeon.
  • n. Same as chaldrick.

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