ETYM Cf. w. bwng orfice, bunghole, Irish buinne tap, spout, OGael. buine.
Plug used to close a hole in a barrel or flask; SYN. spile.
The stopper especially in the bunghole of a cask; also; bunghole.
The cecum or anus especially of a slaughtered animal.
ETYM French cannon, from Latin canna reed, pipe, tube. Related to Cane.
1. A large piece of artillery, usually mounted on wheels.
2. Heavy automatic gun fired from an airplane.
3. (Medieval) A cylindrical piece of armor plate to protect the arm.
4. Lower part of the leg extending from the hock to the fetlock in hoofed mammals; SYN. shank.
1. A container for keeping papers in order; SYN. file cabinet, filing cabinet.
2. A line of persons or things ranged one behind the other; SYN. single file, Indian file.
3. A set of related records (either written or electronic) kept together; SYN. data file.
4. A steel hand tool with small sharp teeth on some or all of its surfaces; used for smoothing wood or metal.