|1.||a large jug, usually rounded with a narrow neck and often of earthenware, used mainly for holding water|
|2.||botany any of the urn-shaped leaves of the pitcher plant|
|[C13: from Old French pichier, from Medieval Latin picārium, variant of bicārium|
|a calculus or concretion found in the stomach or intestines of certain animals, esp. ruminants, formerly reputed to be an effective remedy for poison.|
|a chattering or flighty, light-headed person.|
a vessel for containing liquids. In the East pitchers were usually carried on the head or shoulders (Gen. 24:15-20; Judg. 7:16, 19; Mark 14:13).