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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. a large wooden vessel for carrying water, especially one to be carried on a pole between two people.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A large wooden vessel for holding water; a cowl.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A pail or bucket, especially one to be carried on a yoke or stick.


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