variants or laggen
plural -s
chiefly Scottish
: the staves of a hooped vessel (as a barrel or cask) especially at their bottom
usually used in plural

Word History


probably of Scandinavian origin; akin to Old Norse lögg rim of a barrel

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“Laggin.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Jun. 2024.

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