killogie

noun kil·lo·gie \kə̇ˈlōgi\

Definition of killogie

plural

-s

chiefly Scottish

  1. :  the sheltered space before a kiln fire

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Origin and Etymology of killogie

perhaps irregular from Scots kill kiln, from Middle English, alteration of kilne — more at kiln


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