the amount that a container (as a wine bottle or tank) lacks of being full
In a wine bottle, the empty space between the cork and the top of the wine.
In a cask or barrel, the empty space, occupied by air, that is created by not completely filling the cask or barrel
In an industrial setting, the empty space in a tank, such as for fuel
the amount which a vessel, as a cask, of liquor lacks of being full; wantage; deficiency
Ullage or headspace refers to the unfilled space in a container, particularly with a liquid.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
ul′āj, n. the quantity a cask lacks of being full.—n. Ull′ing. [O. Fr. eullage—œiller, to fill up, prob. from L. ova, the brim.]
The numerical value of ullage in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of ullage in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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