rundlet

noun
rund·​let | \ ˈrən(d)-lət How to pronounce rundlet (audio) \
variants: or runlet

Definition of rundlet

: a small barrel : keg

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Examples of rundlet in a Sentence

the wine was transferred to rundlets for further aging in the cellar

First Known Use of rundlet

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for rundlet

Middle English roundelet, from Anglo-French rondelet — more at roundelay

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The first known use of rundlet was in the 14th century

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“Rundlet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rundlet. Accessed 3 Mar. 2021.

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