laggin

noun
lag·​gin
variants: or laggen \ ˈlagə̇n \
plural -s

Definition of laggin

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

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History and Etymology for laggin

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 18 Jun. 2021.

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