goglet

noun gog·let \ˈgäglə̇t\
variants: less commonly

guglet

\ˈgəg-\

Definition of goglet

plural

-s

  1. :  a long-necked water vessel usually of porous earthenware that is used especially in India for cooling water by evaporation goglets cooling among walls — James Merrill

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Origin and Etymology of goglet

Portuguese gorgoleta, diminutive of gorja throat, from Late Latin gurga — more at gorge


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