laggin

noun

lag·​gin
variants or laggen
ˈlagə̇n
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

Etymology

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

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“Laggin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/laggin. Accessed 23 Jun. 2024.

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