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as in ton
a considerable amount a visit to an amusement park should be a barrel of laughs

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as in drum
a metal container in the shape of a cylinder a trash barrel

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as in pipe
an enclosed wooden vessel for holding beverages barrels of fine wine aging in the winery's cellar

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“Barrel.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/barrel. Accessed 3 Mar. 2024.

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