Definitions starting with K

ID #2426


(Black); kid (Exuma) [OED kit a circular wooden vessel, made of hooped staves, with or without lid and handles ..."haddock, sent away in kits"] n. a box with forty pounds of fish for wholesale; the box itself: 1918 Get a kit of dust (Parsons 118). (Gen.)

Tags: nautical, noun

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Last update: 2010-10-31 19:37
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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