bunghole

[ buhng-hohl ]
/ ˈbʌŋˌhoʊl /

noun

a hole in a cask through which it is filled.

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Origin of bunghole

First recorded in 1565–75; bung1 + hole
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British Dictionary definitions for bung-hole

bunghole
/ (ˈbʌŋˌhəʊl) /

noun

a hole in a cask, barrel, etc, through which liquid can be poured or drained
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