Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun See keir.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

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

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A bleaching vat.

Etymologies

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From Icelandic ker ("tub").

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