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leglen

[ leg-lin ]
/ ˌlɛg lɪn /
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noun Scot. and North England.
a milk pail.
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Origin of leglen

1715–25; perhaps <Scandinavian; compare Icelandic legillinn the keg, equivalent to legill keg (≪ Latin; see lagena) + -inn the
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