Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Wednesday's Word
Word: Barge (N.)
Definition:  container
One of the many names for the receptacle into which clams are placed as they are dug out of the mudflats: hod, roller, rocker, basket, etc.
(Definition from: "How to Talk Yankee", by Gerald Lewis & Tim Sample, copyright 1979, 1986 by The Thorndike Press; copyright 1989 by the First North Country Press)

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