[n] - a large cask especially one holding a volume equivalent to 2 butts or 252 gals
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Large vessels used in brewing. In America, 'tub' is often preferred.
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A wine cask that holds approximately, two butts, or 252 U.S. gallons.
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1. A large cask; an oblong vessel bulging in the middle, like a pipe or puncheon, and girt with hoops; a wine cask. ... 2. A fermenting vat. ... 3. A certain measure for liquids, as for wine, equal to two pipes, four hogsheads, or 252 gallons. In different countries, the tun differs in quantity. ......
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noun a large cask especially one holding a volume equivalent to 2 butts or 252 gals
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• (n.) Any shell belonging to Dolium and allied genera; -- called also tun-shell. • (n.) A large cask; an oblong vessel bulging in the middle, like a pipe or puncheon, and girt with hoops; a wine cask. • (n.) A fermenting vat. • (v. i.) To put into tuns, or casks. • (n.) A d...
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(from the article `chronology`) Reckoning was not by those years but by tuns (360 days) and their multiples of 20: katuns (20 tuns), baktuns (400 tuns), pictuns (8,000 ...
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The result of the debate was SPEEDY DELETE per precedent. ~~ N (t/c) 17:43, 1 October 2005 (UTC) ===Wikilinking=== Previously marked as a speedy, but I don`t see how it is one. Similar-but-not-identical article deleted in June. Google on "wikilinking -site:wikipedia.org" gives 9000 hits, but on cur...
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[unit] The tun is an old English unit of wine cask volume, holding about 954 litres, almost a cubic metre. Etymologically it is identical to the ton, a unit of mass or weight and constituted approximately 2,048 pints or pounds. Originally, it was a genuine unit of volume and measured 256 gal...
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