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Main Entry: 1bar·rel
Pronunciation: primarystressbar-schwal
Function: noun
1 : a round bulging container that is longer than it is wide and has flat ends
2 a : the amount held by a barrel b : a great quantity <a barrel of laughs>
3 : a part shaped like a cylinder or tube <gun barrel> <the barrel of a carburetor>
- bar·reled /-schwald/ adjective

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