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laggen-gird

[lag-uh n-gurd; Scot. lag-uh n-gird] /ˈlæg ənˌgɜrd; Scot. ˈlæg ənˌgɪrd/
noun, Scot. and North England
1.
the bottom hoop securing the staves of a tub or barrel.
Idioms
2.
cast a laggen-gird, to sire an illegitimate child.
Origin
1710-1720
1710-20
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