piggin

piggin

[pig-in]
noun
1.
Dialect. a small wooden pail or tub with a handle formed by continuing one of the staves above the rim.

Origin:
1545–55; perhaps akin to pig2

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piggin (ˈpɪɡɪn)
 
n
Also called: pipkin a small wooden bucket or tub
 
[C16: origin unknown]

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