Guillevat
Guillevat Guil`le*vat" (-v[a^]t"), n. [F. guilloire (fr. guiller to work, ferment) + E. vat.] A vat for fermenting liquors. [1913 Webster]

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  • guillevat — variant (in Dicts.) of gylefat …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gyle — (g[imac]l), n. [F. guiller to ferment. Cf. {Guillevat}.] Fermented wort used for making vinegar. [1913 Webster] {Gyle tun} (Brewing), a large vat in which wort ferments. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gyle tun — Gyle Gyle (g[imac]l), n. [F. guiller to ferment. Cf. {Guillevat}.] Fermented wort used for making vinegar. [1913 Webster] {Gyle tun} (Brewing), a large vat in which wort ferments. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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