Gurglet
Gurglet Gur"glet, n. [See {Goglet}.] A porous earthen jar for cooling water by evaporation. [1913 Webster]

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  • gurglet — [gʉr′glət] n. [Port gorgoleta] var. of GOGLET …   English World dictionary

  • gurglet — /gerr glit/, n. goglet. [1790 1800; GURGLE + ET] * * * …   Universalium

  • gurglet — /gerr glit/, n. goglet. [1790 1800; GURGLE + ET] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gargoulette — Gar gou*lette , n. [F.] A water cooler or jug with a handle and spout; a gurglet. Mollett. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Goglet — Gog let, n. [Pg. gorgoleta.] See {Gurglet}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • goglet — /gog lit/, n. (esp. in India) a long necked container, esp. for water, usually of porous earthenware so that its contents are cooled by evaporation. Also, guglet, gurglet. [1690 1700; < Pg gorgoleta (dim. of gorja throat), akin to F gargoulette… …   Universalium

  • gurgel — s (gurglet, gurgel, best. pl. gurglen) äv. gräl, bråk …   Clue 9 Svensk Ordbok

  • gog|let — «GOG liht», noun. (in India) a long necked earthenware water cooler. Also, gurglet. ╂[Anglo Indian < Portuguese gorgoletto narrow necked jar, perhaps < Late Latin gurg gullet, for Latin gurges] …   Useful english dictionary

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