Ciderkin
Ciderkin Ci"der*kin, n. [Cider + -kin.] A kind of weak cider made by steeping the refuse pomace in water. [1913 Webster]

Ciderkin is made for common drinking, and supplies the place of small beer. --Mortimer. [1913 Webster] ||


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