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hogshead

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an enclosed wooden vessel for holding beverages
  • the ship's hold carried 164 hogsheads of molasses

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

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“Hogshead.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hogshead. Accessed 11 December 2019.

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