Definitions for KEGkɛg
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a small cask or barrel holding from 5 to 10 gallons (19 to 38 liters).
a unit of weight equal to 100 pounds (45 kg), used for nails.
Category: Weights and Measures
Origin of keg:
1585–95; earlier cag < ON kaggi
the quantity contained in a keg
small cask or barrel
A round, traditionally wooden container of lesser capacity than a barrel, often used to store beer.
Origin: From kag, from kaggi
a small cask or barrel