gathering hoop

noun

Definition of gathering hoop

: a hoop used by coopers to draw together the ends of barrel staves so that the hoops can be put on

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“Gathering hoop.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gathering%20hoop. Accessed 26 May. 2020.

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