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wineskin

[ wahyn-skin ]
/ ˈwaɪnˌskɪn /
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noun

a bag, usually of goatskin, for carrying wine and having a spigot from which one drinks.

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Also called wine bag.

Origin of wineskin

First recorded in 1815–25; wine + skin
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British Dictionary definitions for wineskin

wineskin
/ (ˈwaɪnˌskɪn) /

noun

the skin of a sheep or goat sewn up and used as a holder for wine
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