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keg

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a. an aluminium container in which beer is transported and stored
b. beer kept in a keg: it is infused with gas and served under pressure
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The girl's words temporarily quieted the men, and finally it was decided that the two kegs of water and the four tins of food should be divided into two parts, one-half going forward to the three sailors to do with as they saw best, and the balance aft to the three passengers.
"The kegs are filled with gunpowder," said Spider, in a low tone, turning to those aft.
"Well, he can afford to keep a keg in the house if he wants to," she returned to the attack, which now was directed at her husband as well.
She could no more have reproached John Willet among those household gods, the kegs and bottles, lemons, pipes, and cheese, than she could have stabbed him with his own bright carving-knife.
It was a long, narrow room, and at the rear, beyond the beer kegs on tap, were small, round tables and chairs.
Placing the Ancient Mariner in a nook of safety, and setting Big John to unlashing the remaining boat and hooking on the falls, he sent Kwaque into the hold to fill kegs of water from the scant remnant of supply, and Ah Moy to clear out the food in the galley.
I got up, brought the lamp, and went into a shed to look at some kegs I had seen there.
In its nether extremity were inserted two kegs, which seemed to answer all the purposes of legs.
Release date- 12082019 - The Keg Royalties Income Fund (the 'Fund') (TSX: KEG.UN) is pleased to announce its financial results for the three months ended June 30, 2019 (the 'quarter') and for the six months ended June 30, 2019 ('YTD').
The Keg and Comfort serves five ciders and four real ales.
Craft beer served direct from kegs will be a first at a leading festival later this year.
Not only that, the keg can keep beer fresher for longer, banishing the scourge of the flat pint.