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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A bleaching vat.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A large tub or vat in which goods are subjected to the action of hot lye or bleaching liquor; -- also called keeve.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See keir.


From Icelandic ker ("tub"). (Wiktionary)



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