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an obsolete British unit of capacity equal to 18 Imperial gallons
A small barrel.
An old English liquid measure, usually being half a barrel; containing 18 English beer gallons, or nearly twenty-two gallons, United States measure.[[Category:en:Units of measure]]
a small barrel; an old liquid measure containing eighteen English beer gallons, or nearly twenty-two gallons, United States measure
Origin: [OD. kindeken, kinneken, a small barrel, orig., a little child, fr. kind child; akin to G. kind, and to E. kin.]
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