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Definitions of barrel:
  • noun:   a cylindrical container that holds liquids
  • noun:   a tube through which a bullet travels when a gun is fired
  • noun:   any of various units of capacity
    Example: "A barrel of beer is 31 gallons and a barrel of oil is 42 gallons"
  • noun:   the quantity that a barrel (of any size) will hold
  • noun:   a bulging cylindrical shape; hollow with flat ends
  • verb:   put in barrels

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