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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A small cup (usually of tin).

Usage examples (31)
  • If you want what old-timers used to call their pannikin of rum, you'll be welcome to it.
  • Fritz baled away with the tin pannikin for dear life.
  • The figure rose and fetched a pannikin of water from a pail.
  • He mixed a teaspoonful of this in a pannikin of water and drank it. for more
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